Azerbaijan and Chile Foreign Ministers had an exchange of congratulatory letters on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations, the press service of the Ministry told APA.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Chile Teodoro Ribera Neumann had an exchange of congratulatory letters on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Minister Elmar Mammadyarov in his letter congratulated his colleague Teodoro Ribera Neumann on the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Republic of Chile.
In the letter, Elmar Mammadyarov noted that the broadening cooperation based on the spirit of friendship and mutual understanding has enabled both states to develop bilateral and multilateral dialogue between two nations. Minister emphasized that establishment of the Embassies in both countries and his recent visit to Chile would give a new impetus to the development of bilateral relations.
Minister Elmar Mammadyarov expressed his appreciation for valuable support of Chile to the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno Karabakh conflict based on the principles of sovereignty, territorial integrity and inviolability of internationally recognized borders of Azerbaijan, as stated in the relevant UN Security Council resolutions.
Foreign Minister highlighted that the current level of cooperation established over the past years and the existing potential for future partnership create great opportunity for further expansion of cooperation for the benefit of both countries.
Minister Elmar Mammadyarov expressed his confidence that the joint efforts will continue for the development of multidimensional cooperation between the two countries based on common interests and values, as well as for the strengthening of ties, in particular within the chairmanship of Azerbaijan in the Non-Aligned Movement, and participation in the Pacific Alliance as observer.
In his turn, Foreign Minister Teodoro Ribera Neumann expressed his congratulation on the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Chile and Azerbaijan.
Minister Teodoro Ribera Neumann stressed the importance of establishment of Embassies in both countries and underlined the official visit of Minister Elmar Mammadyarov to Chile in 2019, emphasizing that fruitful meetings within the framework of the visit would have a positive impact on the development of bilateral relations.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Chile noted the accession of Azerbaijan as an observer country to the Pacific Alliance as an important event in the development of cooperation between Chile and Azerbaijan. He wished success to Azerbaijan during its chairmanship of the Non-Aligned Movement.
Minister Teodoro Ribera Neumann expressed confidence that the joint efforts to further expand and strengthen cooperation between Chile and Azerbaijan will continue.