The Secretary-General of the United Nations highly appreciates the efforts of Belarus in strengthening international and regional security. This was stated at a meeting with the Permanent Representative of Belarus to the UN at the headquarters of the organization in New York. One of the key topics was the preparation of a high-level international conference on combating terrorism with the help of new technologies, as well as the participation of the UN Secretary-General. The conference will be held in Minsk in September. It is organized jointly by Belarus and the UN.