Baku, Azerbaijan, July 14
The fifth meeting of the Council of Azerbaijani and Ukrainian presidents was held in Baku July 14, following the one-on-one meeting between Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev and his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko.
Azerbaijani and Ukrainian delegations took part in the event.
President Aliyev noted that wide discussions were held during the meeting on various spheres of bilateral relations.
He also pointed to the significance of Poroshenko’s visit for development of relations, and said the fifth meeting of the Council of Azerbaijani and Ukrainian presidents creates a good opportunity for holding discussions and adopting decisions.
Azerbaijani president said there is a good potential to settle the discussed issues taking into account the mutual interests. President Aliyev expressed hope that Poroshenko’s first visit to Azerbaijan will create a good opportunity for cooperation between the two countries in various spheres and for better familiarization with Azerbaijan.
Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko, in turn, expressed gratitude for the hospitality towards the Ukrainian delegation and noted that they were deeply impressed by what they saw in Azerbaijan’s capital.
Poroshenko said they saw not only the beauty of Baku, but also the good mood of people in the capital.
During the meeting, the parties also exchanged views on cooperation in political, economic, energy, transportation, humanitarian and other spheres.