Georgian president Salome Zurabishvili, accompanied by an official delegation, arrived in Baku on Wednesday (27 February) on an official visit.
In the Azerbaijani capital president Zurabishvili had a tete-a-tete meeting with president Ilham Aliyev, after which the two sides held discussions in an expanded format with the participation of their respective delegations.
source: commonspace.eu with agencies
photo: Delegations led by the presidents of Georgia and Azerbaijan held discussions in Baku on 27 February 2019 in the framework of the official visit of president Salome Zurabishvili to Azerbaijan
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