Federation Council of Russia: Russia and Azerbaijan aim to develop cooperation in all fields (PHOTO)
Azerbaijan , Baku, Sept. 8 /Trend, S.Agayeva/
The role and merit of the Chairman of the Caucasus Muslims Clerical Office Sheikhulislam Allahshukur Pashazade in maintaining peace and stability in the region is high, said the deputy chairman of the Federation Council of Russia Ilyas Umakhanov .
"Your proposal to gather public and religious figures in order to combat terrorism and separatism in the Caucasus is priceless," Umakhanov said at a meeting with Allahshukur Pashazade.
Chairman of Federation Council conveyed greetings of President and Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev and Vladimir Putin to Pashazade.
He said during his stay in Azerbaijan, he had fruitful meetings with the leadership of the country, officials and examined the public-political situation in the Republic.
"Two states - Russia and Azerbaijan are aimed at developing cooperation in all fields," he said.
Pashazadeh also conveyed greetings to the leadership of Russia. He said the two nations have very good and friendly relations which Azerbaijan appreciates.
Pashazadeh expressed condolences on plane crash near Yaroslavl.