Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov received an EU delegation led by Jean-Christophe Belliard, deputy Secretary General, political director at the European External Action Service, the Ministry told APA.
At the meeting, the sides exchanged views on the development of cooperation between Azerbaijan and the European Union and expressed readiness to further develop relations in the various areas of mutual interest.
During the meeting, the current situation of the negotiations on the new Agreement between Azerbaijan and EU was also discussed.
Speaking about the current level of cooperation between Azerbaijan and the EU, Jean-Christophe Belliard mentioned the broad perspectives for further development of relations.
Minister Elmar Mammadyarov noted that our country cooperates with the European Union in the framework of the Eastern Partnership and attaches great importance to this.
The sides also had an exchange over regional issues of mutual interest.