Azerbaijan, Gabala / corr. Trend S.Agayeva /
On 2 March the President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev and Minister of Science and Education of Russia, Andrei Fursenko, discussed the prospects of the co-operation between Azerbaijan and Russia with regards to education. The State Head of Azerbaijan highlighted the big potential for the development of the educational co-operation of the two countries.
The Russian Minister expressed the interest of Russia in implementing joint national projects with regards to the science and education.
The meeting took place in Gabala district of Azerbaijan, to which Ilham Aliyev is on visit presently. The Education Minister of Russian also visited this district to get familiarized with the activities of the Russian communities and the situation with education.