"Thanks to the chairmanship of Azerbaijan, the role of the Movement in international relations had strengthened even further," said the Prime Minister of the People's Democratic Republic of Algerian Ayman Benabderrahman said in a meeting with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, APA reports.
The Premier said that Algeria is interested in comprehensive developing mutual relations with Azerbaijan. Aïmen Benabderrahmane noted that interparliamentary cooperation and relations in the justice sphere are developing today, adding a political dialogue mechanism at the level of ministries of foreign affairs had started with political consultations to be held shortly.
President Ilham Aliyev said Azerbaijan’s Non-Aligned Movement chairmanship would end by the end of the year, and underlined that the chairmanship was very active in institutionalization of the Movement.
The head of state pointed out that Azerbaijani specialists including oilmen, geologists and culture figures are successfully working in Algeria.
Prime Minister Aïmen Benabderrahmane, for his part, stressed that contribution of Azerbaijani specialists to development of Algeria after country’s gaining its independence is widely lauded.