Sergey Shoygu, the Russian Ministry for Emergencies, arrived in Baku on Thursday evening (8 June), Gennadiy Evsyukov, the press attachГ© of the Russian embassy in Azerbaijan, told Trend.
The Russian Minister started his official visit on 9 June with laying a wreath at the memorial of former Azerbaijani President Heydar Aliyev and the Cemetery of Martyrs.
He is scheduled to hold meetings with Azerbaijani Minister for Emergencies Kemaladdin Heydarov and sign a document on the results of the talks. In accordance with the probable, he is also scheduled to have a meeting with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, according to the diplomat noted.
The visit will end in the second half of the day.