BAKU, Azerbaijan, February 6. Azerbaijan was shocked and saddened by the news of numerous human casualties and large-scale destruction, following the earthquake in Türkiye, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said during a phone conversation with President of Türkiye Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Trend reports.
The head of state said he was saddened and shocked by the news on heavy casualties and destruction caused by the earthquake, which occurred in Turkiye.
President Ilham Aliyev extended his condolences to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, families of the killed and people of Turkiye on behalf of himself and people of Azerbaijan. The Azerbaijani leader wished a speedy recovery to the injured.
According to the President of Azerbaijan, it is a great disaster and Azerbaijan shares Turkiye’s sorrow. The head of state underlined Azerbaijan and Turkiye had always stood side by side.