President of the Swiss Confederation Alain Berset has sent a letter of congratulation to President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on the occassion of the Independence Day of Azerbaijan, APA reports.
The letter of congratulation reads:
"His Excellency Mr Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
On behalf of the Swiss Federal Council and Switzerland's citizens, I am pleased to offer my congratulations to you and your fellow citizens on the occasion of this year's Independence Day of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
I would also like to take this opportunity to convey my best wishes for a happy and peaceful future for your citizens and your country.
In this vein, I am confident that we will be able to further expand our bilateral relations in the years to come.
Please accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration.
President of the Swiss Confederation".