Great Britain Attaches Great Significance to Cooperation with Azerbaijan: Foreign Minister

Politics Materials 19 September 2008 12:18 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 19 September/ Trend , corr R. Novruzov/ Great Britain attaches great significance to cooperation with Azerbaijan, UK Foreign Secretary David Miliband said in a meeting with his Azerbaijani counterpart Elmar Mammadyarov.

An exchange of view was held on prospects of expanding current ties and bilateral relations between the two countries during Azerbaijani Foreign Minister's visit to Great Britain. The sides stated that they are pleased with the development of relation on the high level in the sphere of policy, economy, culture and others. The problems in the region were discussed as well.

Miliband raised the issue of energy problems and activities of the European Union in this sphere. UK Foreign Secretary highly appreciated Azerbaijan's role in the region and thanked for all conditions provided for British companies in Azerbaijan.