Head of Turkish delegation to IPU phones Azerbaijani Parliament's speaker
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Sept.29
Head of the delegation of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey to the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), Ravza Kavakci, phoned Speaker of Azerbaijani Parliament Sahiba Gafarova, the Parliament told Trend.
During a phone talk, Speaker Sahiba Gafarova noted the importance of all kinds of support to Azerbaijan from Turkish officials and public figures in connection with the well-known events in Nagorno-Karabakh, stressing that the support of the friendly and fraternal people is a matter of pride.
Gafarova said that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Speaker of the Turkish Parliament Mustafa Shentop, Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar, and Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu expressed unequivocal support to Azerbaijan regarding the situation at the front.
Speaker also noted that during a telephone conversation with her colleague Mustafa Shentop, the chairman of the Turkish Grand National Assembly said that he personally supports Azerbaijan's fair position.
“This is a real manifestation of the motto one nation, two states. It is very commendable that the political parties represented in the Turkish parliament have unanimously declared their solidarity with Azerbaijan. We’re deeply grateful to all parties for this fraternal position,” said Gafarova.