Over the next week, Foreign Minister of Belarus Sergei Martynov can visit Brussels. This is the Polish news agency reported the press service of the EU High Representative for foreign affairs and security policy Catherine Ashton.
There's not excluded that may Martynov to meet with Catherine Ashton and European Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighborhood Policy Stefan Fule.
Visit precedes the increase in tensions between the government of Belarus and the European Union. On the eve of the representatives of the EU member states have actually begun preparation of a decision on the resumption of visa sanctions Belarusian officials involved in violence during a peaceful opposition rally on December 19.
Already, the list of those who can relate to sanctions to the foreign ministers EU countries could make a final decision on the Belarusian issue at the meeting in Brussels on January 31.