Azerbaijani President gives interview to Hungarian media outlets

Politics Materials 26 January 2009 19:47 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliev is currently visiting Hungary. On Jan. 26, he gave an interview to the Hungarian Telegraph Agency and the Duna television at his residence - the InterContinental Hotel, AzerTaj state news agency reported.

The President answered questions about the importance of the Nabucco project, Azerbaijan's attitude towards the project, country's gas production, the export potential and prospects, the role of Azerbaijan in Europe's energy security, as well as the historical similarities between the peoples of Azerbaijan and Hungary, the close relations, the importance of media in the development of relations between both countries.

Azerbaijani President also gave an interview to the Hungarian Bloomberg-News television. Ilham Aliyev responded to questions related to Azerbaijan's position on the Nabucco project, country's current situation and prospects of oil and gas industry, the operation of pipelines, Azerbaijan's participation in ensuring European energy security.