Baku, Azerbaijan, July 14
An official welcoming ceremony was held in Baku for Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who is on an official visit to Azerbaijan July 14.
A guard of honor was lined up for the Ukrainian president in the square decorated with the national flags of the two countries.
The chief of the guard of honor reported to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
President Aliyev welcomed Ukrainian counterpart.
The chief of the guard of honor reported to President Poroshenko.
Then, the national anthems of Ukraine and Azerbaijan were performed.
The presidents reviewed the guard of honor, and afterwards President Poroshenko greeted the Azerbaijani soldiers.
State and government officials of the Republic of Azerbaijan were introduced to President Poroshenko and members of the Ukrainian delegation were introduced to President Aliyev.
The guard of honor passed in front of the heads of states to the accompaniment of a military march.
Then, the Azerbaijani and Ukrainian presidents posed for photographs.