Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan has disseminated information on the meeting between Azerbaijani FM Jeyhun Bayramov and the delegation staff led by the speaker of Turkish Grand National Assembly Mustafa Shentop, the press service of Azerbaijani MFA told APA.
Sincerely greeting Turkish guests the Minister Jeyhun Bayramov noted that relations between our states have great importance and successfully develop in all fields and this visit will serve to development of reciprocal cooperation.
The minister very highly appreciated the retaliatory operations implemented by the Azerbaijani Armed Forces in response to another military provocation of Armenia and the support provided in this regard by fraternal Turkey to Azerbaijan including the support displayed at all levels beginning from the President of the Republic of Turkey, as well as by the Great National Assembly.
Mustafa Şentop said his visit to Azerbaijan was planned preliminarily, but it represents special significance on the backdrop of the occurring events. The Chairman of Turkey’s Great National Assembly stressing that Turkey has always stood by friendly and fraternal Azerbaijan, said Nagorno Garabag is Azerbaijan’s territory in both historical and legal terms and thus voiced his opinion saying Azerbaijan proceeds from a righteous position based on the international law.
Mustafa Şentop stressed that as a result of the last attacks of Armenia, especially purposeful targeting by it of the civilian population, Armenia has become a source of danger not only for Azerbaijan but for the whole region. He said Armenia’s purpose in inflicting fire on the cities situated far from the frontline region and the civilian population is to expand the geography of the conflict and to involve third states in this conflict. Türkiyənin The Chairman of Turkey’s Great National Assembly voicing his statement saying Turkey acts against this occupational policy of Armenia, and proceeds from the position of ensuring of peace and security in the region, stressed that just for this reason his country will support the righteous position of Azerbaijan until the end.
The meeting between Azerbaijani FM Jeyhun Bayramov and the delegation led by Turkey's Parliament Speaker Mustafa Sentop, who is in Azerbaijan on an official visit has started, the Foreign Ministry of Azerbaijan wrote on Twitter, APA reports.