President Aliyev receives UN Resident Coordinator in Azerbaijan
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 11
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received UN Resident Coordinator Antonius Broek Nov. 11 as he ends his diplomatic mission in the country.
The president hailed Broek`s successful diplomatic activity in the country, and said that he was honored with a high reward of Azerbaijan - the "Taraggi" medal - on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the United Nations for his fruitful contributions to the implementation of the UN`s projects in Azerbaijan in a variety of fields.
President Aliyev presented the medal to the diplomat. Touching upon the cooperation between Azerbaijan and the UN, President Aliyev expressed his satisfaction with the level of partnership and practical implementation of various important projects.
Broek thanked the president for awarding him the "Taraggi" medal, and described it as a high recognition of their activities.
During the meeting, the sides expressed confidence that cooperation between Azerbaijan and the UN would be further successfully implemented.