Aim of the Iranian president` s visit to Baku participation in ECO summit Novruz Mammedov

Politics Materials 19 April 2006 19:41 (UTC +04:00)

The aim of the Iranian president, Makhmud Akhmadinejad` s visit to Baku is participation in the international event- the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) summit, the head of the foreign affairs department of the presidential apparatus, Novruz Mammedov told journalists, Trend reports linking to Lider.

All ECO member-states heads have received invitations from the Azerbaijani president to take part in the Baku forum.

Commenting on the exacerbation of US-Iranian relations, Mammedov said that the current visit is not connected to US-Iranian relations. The major point of our foreign policy is to serve to Azerbaijan` s interests, he added.

On the other hand he didnt exclude the possibility that regional matters will be discussed between the Iranian and Azerbaijani presidents.