Azerbaijan, Baku /corr. Trend E.Huseynov / The President of Turkey, Abdullah Gul, said at the meeting with the President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev, on 6 November in Baku that the relations between Azerbaijan and Turkey are at very high level.
"I am satisfied that I make my first foreign visit exactly to Azerbaijan," Gul said adding that during his visit, he is accompanied by a big delegation, including business people. Gul highly appreciated the role of former President of Azerbaijan, Heydar Aliyev, in establishing and developing Azerbaijani-Turkish relations.
In his turn, Ilham Aliyev expressed satisfaction that the newly elected President of Turkey chose Azerbaijan for his first foreign visit. Over the period of Azerbaijan's independence, the relations with Turkey rose to very high level and the current visit will give a great boost to their further strengthening, Ilham Aliyev said.