Azerbaijan President receives Chief of International Boxing Association
On Dec. 10, the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received the Chief of International Boxing Association Ching-Kuo Wu, AzerTAj state news agency reported.
Ching-Kuo Wu praised his meeting with the Azerbaijani leader during the Beijing Olympic Games.
The International Boxing Association's president said the organization's Executive Committee unanimously decided to hold the next World Youth Boxing Championship in Baku. He praised efforts of the Azerbaijan Boxing Federation towards developing boxing in the country.
President Ilham Aliyev hailed the decision of the Executive Committee, saying holding of international tournaments in Azerbaijan contributed to strengthening the country's international profile.