The Ambassador of Italy Margarita Costa left the country upon accomplishment her diplomatic mission in Azerbaijan on 20 August, the Embassy told Trend.
Costa has worked 4 years in Azerbaijan and is awarded the вЂњGloryвЂќ order by the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev for contribution she made to the development of the Azerbaijani вЂ"Italian relations. The subsequent appointment of the diplomat will be defined by the decision of the Italian Foreign Ministry.
Newly appointed Ambassador of Italy to Azerbaijan Djan Ludgi Masha will arrive in
Baku on 1 September, the Embassy said. The Azerbaijani side has already approved the diplomatвЂ™s candidacy.