New culture minister to look for telents among young people

Belarus' newly appointed Culture Minister Pavel Latushka said in a televised interview that he will be looking for new talents among young people.

"It is necessary to work consistently with culture in the regions and districts of Belarus. It is necessary to pay more attention to higher and secondary special education in the sphere of culture," he told the ONT channel.


Latushka was appointed to the post on Thursday. He had served as Belarus' ambassador to Poland for six years and as spokesman for the foreign ministry.