BAKU, Azerbaijan, September 24. We are delighted that fraternal Turkmenistan today follows the path of sustainable and dynamic development, achieving great success in the political, economic, social and other spheres, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said in the congratulatory letter to President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov on the occasion of the Independence Day of Turkmenistan, Trend reports.
"The will of our peoples, who are connected with each other by common moral values, religious and cultural roots and live in conditions of good neighborliness and mutual understanding throughout history, forms the basis of Azerbaijani-Turkmen relations. It is gratifying that our bilateral and multilateral relations over the past 30 years have developed on an upward trend and reached the current level of strategic partnership. We attach particular importance to the comprehensive development of our ties.
I am sure that we will use the available opportunities to achieve further deepening of friendly relations between our countries, as well as effective cooperation both bilaterally and multilaterally," the head of state said.