On behalf of the President, Prime Minister of Belarus conferred today state awards to distinguished people of the country. About 100 people received the medals of Francysk Skaryna and the medals for Labor Merit. They are doctors, teachers, scientists, artists. The President"s gratitude was conveyed to the group that prepared the agreement on the Eurasian Economic Union.The prime minister congratulated those present on the high awards and wished not only to preserve but also to increase the achievements that they have made thanks to their talent and tenacity.