“I would want to stress firstly that we highly appreciate brother Turkey’s unique support to Azerbaijan during Armenia’s provocations in the direction of Tovuz, joint military exercises, held in Azerbaijan, visit of Turkish Army leadership, including Defense Minister, to Azerbaijan. As President Ilham Aliyev stressed while receiving the delegation, led by the Turkish Defense Minister, there are no other countries in the world as close and connected as Azerbaijan and Turkey,” said Assistant to the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Head of Foreign Policy Issues Department of the Administration Hikmat Hajiyev, APA reports.
“We always stand by each other. Both in our good and bad days. Azerbaijan unequivocally supports Turkey’s activity in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. I think Turkey protects its right, interests, and benefit in the region, in accordance with the international law," stressed the Assistant to President.