Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 11
Azerbaijan’s international relations expanded last year, said President Ilham Aliyev as he addressed a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers.
The meeting, chaired by the president, was dedicated to the socioeconomic development in 2016 and objectives for the future.
“Azerbaijan has already been known as a very reliable and worthy partner on international arena for many years,” Ilham Aliyev added. “Our example certainly attracts more attention and we are approached with great respect particularly at the time when world crises, wars and unstable situation are increased.”
President Aliyev hailed Azerbaijan's great positive international image.
“We have a say and our influence is growing in international organizations,” he said. “We will expand our international relations this year too.”