On March 29, the honorary consulate of Ukraine was opened in the Belgian city of Borgloon (Limburg province). This was reported by the press service of the Ukrainian Embassy in Belgium.
"The opening of the Honorary Consulate of Ukraine reflects the mutual interest of the parties in expanding cooperation between the two countries and contains a historical background, which also gives a new impetus to economic and cultural cooperation," the message said.
The interests of Ukraine in the province of Limburg will be represented by Honorary Consul Chris Beckers.
It is expected that this will help to strengthen working contacts with competent local authorities, lawyers, social services, charitable foundations, institutions and organizations to ensure full protection of the rights and interests of Ukrainians.