President Ilham Aliyev’s visit to Turkey
15 March 2016

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev on Tuesday (March 15) embarked on a visit to Turke to take participation in the 5th session of the Azerbaijan-Turkey High-Level Strategic Cooperation Council in Ankara with the participation of President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Following the official welcoming ceremony, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan have held a one-on-one-meeting. Following a ceremony of signing documents two presidents have made statements for the press.

Azerbaijani president expressed condolences over the loss of lives, wished patience to the relatives of those killed and recovery to the injured.

President Aliyev noted that Turkey and Azerbaijan have been showing unity and solidarity for 25 years already.

He said that the two countries build their friendship and fraternity on this basis and successfully cooperate in all areas.

Azerbaijan's president noted that the two countries are bound by the military cooperation, energy projects, and projects in transportation sphere.

source: with agencies