The newly-appointed permanent representative of Azerbaijan to the UN, Akshin Mehdiyev, presented credential to the U.N. Secretary-General, Cofi Annan, Akshin Mehdiyev informed Trend.
Annan congratulated Mehdiyev on his new appointment and wished him success in his work. Annan highlighted the great progress in Azerbaijan and voiced his confidence for the future development of relations. The U.N. Head sent his best wishes to the Azerbaijani President, Ilham Aliyev.
In reply, Mehdiyev expressed his hope for a close and productive co-operation with the U.N. in the future.