The Turkic Council aims to establish a close relationship between press members of Turkic Republics, Azerbaijan’s Presidential aide Hikmet Hajiyev said, underlining the council’s potential to boost cooperation among the Turkic world.
His statements came during a meeting of 30 journalists from Turkey, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Hungary, which make up the Secretariat of the Turkic Council, in Azerbaijan.
Hajiyev expressed his thanks to the brotherly Turkish media. Recalling that they saw that the Turkish media was on Azerbaijan’s side, especially during the war, Hajiyev said: “During the war, the Turkic media provided great support to the Azerbaijani media in publishing the news in your country and in the world media….”
[The] journalists visited…cities liberated from Armenian occupation. They also visited the 30-year-old cultural and historical heritage of the Azerbaijani people as well as the Turkish and Islamic World….