Minsk: Pakistan and Belarus have agreed to frame a roadmap for long term partnership between the two countries. The understanding came at a meeting between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Belarusian Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov in Minsk today.

The two leaders have also agreed to bolster economic and trade relations. The Belarus prime minister said his country desires strong relations with Pakistan .The relations have improved markedly in the last few months.

The two countries have agreed to finalize medium and long term partnership plans by September this year.