Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 19
Over the centuries Azerbaijan and Turkey have been together, and today they are building their own future jointly as independent states, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said Sept. 19.
He made these remarks at a joint press statement meeting held with the participation of Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, who is on a visit to Baku, TRT Haber TV channel reported.
"Our political ties are developing with each passing day," President Aliyev said, adding that earlier this month Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan paid an official visit to Azerbaijan.
"Now we have the distinguished prime minister making an official visit. I also, following the elections, made my first official visit to Turkey. Actually this clearly demonstrates the level of our relations," the president stressed.
Ilham Aliyev said Azerbaijan and Turkey are today successfully cooperating in the sphere of economy as well.
He added that as a result of mutual investments the two countries, along with ensuring their own interests, are also strengthening each other.
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