Estonia accepts the important role that Azerbaijan should play in ensuring the energy needs of Europe - President Toomas Hendrik Ilves
Azerbaijan, Baku, January 13 / Trend correspondent V. Sharifov / "The events of recent months have shown once again how important it is that Europe had different sources of energy. That is why Europe needs to pursue competition policy in the field of energy sources ", - said Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves on tuesday in Baku during the official meeting with Azeri President Ilham Aliyev. Information was distributed state news agency AzerTaj.
" Estonia is absolutely convinced of the need to diversify energy supplies in Europe. Our country considers Azerbaijan one of the major players in this matter. From this perspective, we would like to see Azerbaijan and Europe to work more closely. I know that Azerbaijan is ready for it ", - said the president of Estonia.
According to him, Estonia is one of the countries that realizes the important role that Azerbaijan should play in ensuring Europe's energy needs.
President Toomas Hendrik Ilves said that the private sector in Estonia is very interested in having to come to Azerbaijan, working with its business, and bringing new ideas there.
"At the same time we want to make sure that your private sector comes to Estonia and takes part in our projects", - said the president of Estonia.