Azerbaijan and Canada determined range of mutual interest during the bilateral military and political consultations, held within the current visit of Araz Azimov, the Azerbaijani Deputy Foreign Minister, to Canada, Trend reports quoting Fakhraddin Gurbanov, the Azerbaijani Ambassador to Canada, as stating Azertaj.
According to Gurbanov, during the visit Azimov had some meetings with his Canadian counterpart Jim Rait and other officials of Canada to discuss the cooperation in security, struggle with global terrorism, international organized criminality, as well as exchange opinions on the situation in the South Caucasus, partnership within NATO, OSCE and other international organizations.
The sides mentioned necessity of organization of visits and consultations to activate the bilateral relations.
During the visit to Ottawa Araz Azimov delivered a speech at the Carlton University of Canada. He also plans to make a speech at the Quebec University. The both reports concern security in the Caspian Sea. According to Gurbanov, during the meetings Canada showed great interest in Azerbaijan.