Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko welcomes eagerness of young people to work and take initiative. The statement was made by the head of state when speaking at the national gala for university graduates. More than 200 people from all regions of Belarus came to participate in the event in Minsk. These were top students, winners of academic contests and competitions, laureates of special funds. The Belarusian leader added that the graduates have a very important stage of professional development ahead. The state relies on young people. Therefore, youth policy is among the key priorities of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko said.