Belarus signed four agreements with Libya related to the economic, judicial and cultural sectors following talks Monday between President Alexander Lukashenko and visiting Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, according to news reports reaching here.
The agreements include a convention on avoiding double taxation, a protocol on cooperation between judicial branches, a memorandum of understanding between the two countries' standardization agencies and an agreement on media cooperation, Itar-Tass said.
During the talks, both leaders expressed satisfaction over bilateral ties and pledged to further enhance cooperation.
"We hail Libya's position as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council on strengthening its role as a guarantor of international peace and security... We will do our utmost to make you proud of our relations," Lukashenko said.
Gaddafi arrived in the Belarusian capital of Minsk on Sunday, following a visit to Moscow.