Ukrainian president to arrive in Azerbaijan in autumn (UPDATE)
Baku, Azerbaijan, May 14
By Elmira Tariverdiyeva - Trend:
The head of the state of Ukraine will visit Azerbaijan in autumn, the Minister-Counselor and Acting Head of the Ukraine's Embassy in Azerbaijan, Rustam Rustamov said Wednesday, May 14.
He made the remarks at a press conference held in Baku, Azerbaijan.
A meeting of Azerbaijani-Ukrainian Intergovernmental Commission on Economic and Trade Cooperation will also be held in Baku prior to this visit, according to Rustamov.
He went on to add that Ukraine is very grateful to Azerbaijan for supporting the country's territorial integrity, as well as for supporting Ukraine in the UN voting on the status of the Crimea.
"We expect to further strengthen relations with Azerbaijan following the May 25 presidential election. Such an authority, as the Council of Presidents of Ukraine and Azerbaijan, helps to retain the highest level of ties between the two countries. The bilateral relations in various fields, including economic and trade will be discussed during the president's visit," Rustamov stressed.
Edited by C.N.