Belarusian opposition leader Svyatlana Tsikhanouskaya will start a working visit to the United States on July 18, her press service reports.
The politician and her team members are expected to visit Washington D.C, New York, California.
“I will meet high-level officials, politicians, experts, diaspora. I’m coming to seek support for Belarus, discuss possible resolution of the crisis, and the US role in it,” she said on Twitter.
I’m glad to announce my visit to 🇺🇸 starting on July 18: I plan to visit Washington D.C, New York, California. I will meet high-level officials, politicians, experts, diaspora. I’m coming to seek support for Belarus, discuss possible resolution of the crisis, & the US role in it. pic.twitter.com/sXdEp168q8
— Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya (@Tsihanouskaya) July 16, 2021
The visit schedule is being worked out; Tsikhanouskaya’s office will give more details about would-be meetings to the United States as soon as it is ready.
In total, the Belarusian politician has already paid an official visit to more than 20 countries, primarily within the European Union. Among the EU countries she has visited are Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Germany, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, and Sweden. Outside the EU, Svyatlana Tsikhanouskaya has visited Iceland and Switzerland.
In addition, she met with the leadership of France, Great Britain, Norway, and other countries.