Director General: "Azerbaijan's victory is part of ICESCO victory"
- 13 January 2021
"It is a great honor for me and my team to meet with you. I have always seen you as one of the regional leader who has passion, who led fight for his country and paved the way for others," said Salim bin Mohammed AlMalik, Director General of ICESCO, at the meeting with President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, APA reports.
"You are the chairman of the Non-Aligned Movement and I want to refer to your speech at the latest United Nations General Assembly saying that Azerbaijan over the past 30 years has helped more than 120 countries and has organized many international forums that is of a great help to the world. I think, this is by itself puts Azerbaijan as among the top countries worldwide. Your Excellency, rest assured that Azerbaijan is a priority for us and has always been and will continue to be. We celebrated the victory, because it is part of us. Your victory is part of ICESCO victory. Our member states are very important and regardless of who they are we will support them by all means. With me, I brought the most important people. I want them to witness and see what has happened to and also celebrate Victory. Professor Raheel Qamar, he is the head sector of science and innovation and he was the president of COMSATS University in Islamabad. Professor Mohamed Zine El Abidine, he is the head secretary of culture and 6 months ago he was the Minister of Culture in Tunisia. Ambassador Khalid who is the head of partnership and also we are building a new civilization dialogue center. He was the ambassador of Sudan to the Kingdom of Morocco and a Special Advisor to the former President of Sudan. And also Mr. Samy he was editor of the one of the most famous newspaper in Egypt – Al Ahram. So you see that we are here to congratulate you, and appreciate your invitation to come to meet with you and also participate in this important victory," noted Director General.