Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct. 6 /Trend, M.Aliyev/
Azerbaijan is one of the main strategic partners of Uzbekistan, Uzbek ambassador to Azerbaijan Ismetulla Irgashev said at an event dedicated to the 19th anniversary of Independence of Uzbekistan.
"Azerbaijani and Uzbek peoples enjoy friendly and fraternal relations, and we intend to expand our relationship for the benefit of our peoples," said the ambassador.
He especially mentioned the documents on bilateral cooperation signed between Uzbekistan and Azerbaijan during Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliev's recent visit to Uzbekistan.
First Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Yagub Eyyubov said that the Azerbaijani government and state intend to continue to expand cooperation with Uzbekistan.
According to him, the friendly relations existing between the two countries and great potential contributes to strengthening cooperation.