Azerbaijani president receives NATO special rep James Appathurai
Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb.16
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received NATO Secretary General's Special Representative for the South Caucasus and Central Asia James Appathurai.
Conveying the greetings of NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Appathurai recalled the latest visit of President Aliyev to NATO headquarters and the meetings held there.
Azerbaijani president, for his part, recalled with satisfaction his meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg during the discussions held in Davos.
During the talks, the sides expressed satisfaction with the successful cooperation between Azerbaijan and NATO, praised Azerbaijan's contribution to international security as part of the peacekeeping operations in Afghanistan.
President Aliyev and Appathurai also exchanged views on the current status of negotiations on resolving the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and expressed satisfaction with continuous support for Azerbaijan's territorial integrity in the documents adopted by NATO.
President Aliyev expressed gratitude for Jens Stoltenberg's greetings and asked to convey his greetings to NATO secretary general.