Development of Iran Means Development of Azerbaijan: President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Azerbaijan, Baku /corr. Trend A.Ismaylova / The development of Iran means the development of Azerbaijan, said the President of Iran, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, on 21 August at the meeting with the President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev. He stressed that Azerbaijan and Iran have common cultural and historical roots.
Today the President of Iran is on an official visit to Azerbaijan. "There can be no limitations for the cooperation between Azerbaijan and Iran," the President said.
According to him, Iran is interested in the development of Azerbaijan and in ensuring security. "We are trying to develop out bilateral cooperation. And there is potential for it," the President of Iran said.
In turn, the President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev, said that the cooperation with Iran touches upon political, economic and cultural aspects and Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's first official visit to Azerbaijan will further strengthen relations between the two countries.
"The friendly relations between Azerbaijan and Iran are very strong and both countries have a single approach in all directions," he said.