Baku, Azerbaijan, May 19
By Anakhanum Idayatova - Trend:
The appointment of Avigdor Lieberman as Defence Minister will further strengthen the relations between Israel and Azerbaijan, Mendi Safadi, Israeli politician, the head of "Safadi" in Washington - the Center for International Diplomacy and Public Relations, told Trend May 19.
According to him, the appointment will not affect the internal situation in Israel, but will contribute to the expansion of military cooperation between Azerbaijan and Israel, as Avigdor Lieberman also has good personal relations with the Azerbaijani leadership.
Avigdor Lieberman has accepted the offer of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to take the post of defense minister in the new coalition government with the "Israel Our Home" party participation, "Kursor" reported.