President of Azerbaijan: We agreed with President Erdogan to go to Shusha, after new highway is built
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Dec. 11
Today, looking to the future, we express our thoughts on the development of the liberated lands [from Armenian occupation], President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said in a joint statement for the press with President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Trend reports.
“Karabakh will become one of the most beautiful regions in the world. I am confident that with the help of our Turkish brothers, we will achieve this. We have already talked about specific projects – road, rail, infrastructure projects. Turkish and Azerbaijani companies will jointly participate in all these projects. Their implementation in a short time will breathe a new life into the region,” the head of state said.
“Once again, on behalf of all the Azerbaijani people and on my own behalf, I would like to express my deep gratitude to the fraternal Turkish people. These days Turkey has been showing tremendous support and solidarity with us. And not only politicians but also all the ministers headed by the president, the Grand National Assembly of Turkey, as well as public activists, media representatives. Risking their lives, they prepared reports from the combat zone day and night, and it was thanks to these reports that the world learned about the events taking place," President Aliyev said.
"I want to convey my greetings and deep gratitude to our brothers and sisters in Turkey – they rejoiced in our Victory as much as we do. We are together! This is the case today and it will be the case tomorrow and beyond. Turkish-Azerbaijani unity is indestructible and eternal!” the Azerbaijani president said.