President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has sent a letter of condolence to President of Egypt Hosni Mubarak, AzerTAj state news agency reported.
The letter, in particular, says: "I was deeply saddened upon hearing the news on the death of outstanding religious figure,
Sheikh of Al-Azhar, Dr. Mohammad Sayyid Tantawi.
I share your sorrow over the bereavement and on behalf of the people of Azerbaijan and on behalf of myself, I offer deep sympathies to Your, family and friends of the late, and all the people of Egypt.
May Allah rest his soul in peace!"
Azerbaijan President extends condolences to Egyptian counterpart
12 March 2010 22:08 (UTC+04:00)