March 17, 2023
Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Ali Asadov met with the Chairman of the People’s Assembly of Dagestan
On March 17, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ali Asadov met with the Chairman of the People’s Assembly of the Republic of Dagestan of the Russian Federation Zaur Askenderov.
AZERTAC reports that during the meeting, confidence was expressed that Zaur Askenderov’s visit will contribute to the development of mutually beneficial cooperation between Azerbaijan and Dagestan….
The parties positively assessed the development of relations between Azerbaijan and Dagestan in various fields.
At the meeting, views were also exchanged on the prospects of bilateral cooperation.
March 16, 2023
The Extraordinary Summit of the Heads of State of the Organization of Turkic States was held in Ankara.
On the initiative of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, the Extraordinary Summit of the Heads of State of the Organization of Turkic States was held in Ankara on March 16.
Emphasizing the successful implementation of large-scale projects in the fields of oil, natural gas and electricity in the Caspian basin with the countries of the Turkic world, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said: “The Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline has been continuously delivering oil from Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan to the world markets for 16 years. Thanks to the Southern Gas Corridor, the backbone of which is TANAP, the Turkish states play an important role in ensuring Europe’s energy security.”
March 17, 2023
Russia ‘highly appreciates’ Turkish president’s efforts for peace
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday that Russia highly appreciates Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s efforts for peace.
“We highly appreciate Mr. Erdogan’s efforts, his peacekeeping activities, his attempts to provide mediation services, and his attitude to the development of bilateral Russian-Turkish relations,” Peskov said a press briefing in Moscow, commenting on an idea to nominate the Turkish leader for the Nobel Peace Prize.