Other Caucasus Countries Can Join Azerbaijani and Turkish Projects, If Conflicts Are Resolved in Region: Turkish President
Azerbaijan, Baku / corr Trend E.Huseynov / Neighboring countries in the Caucasus could join the regional projects implemented by Azerbaijan and Turkey, if there were no territorial disputes in the area, Turkish President Abdullah Gul told the Azerbaijani-Turkish business forum.
"Other Caucasus countries can join these projects, should the conflicts be resolved in the region," the Turkish President said.
Turkey and Azerbaijan are involved in three massive regional projects, including the BTC oil pipeline, the Baku-Tbilisi-Erzerum gas pipeline and the construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway.
" Georgia, as a country of the region, takes an active part in the projects and receives essential benefit," Gul said.
The President voiced his satisfaction with the successful development of the Azerbaijani-Turkish economic partnership. "Azerbaijani investments are invested in Turkey," he stressed.