Azerbaijan President Congratulated New Turkmenistan President

Politics Materials 15 February 2007 17:55 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan President, Ilham Aliyev, on behalf of the Azerbaijan people congratulated Kurbankuli Berdimuhammadov with his election of the President of Turkmenistan, Trend reports.

In his letter the Azerbaijan President said that Mr. Berdimuhammedov's election as the new Turkmenistan President had been the respect and trust of the Turkmen people into him. The Azerbaijan President emphasized that the bonds of friendship and mutual support have tied Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan since ancient times. I am confident that our countries will put forward initiatives of mutual interest for the sake of the prosperity of our nations and states, peace in the region, stability and progress, said the letter.