President Aliyev presents ‘Dostluq’ Order to Iranian minister Vaezi Political and military events
President Aliyev presents ‘Dostluq’ Order to Iranian minister Vaezi
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by Minister of Information and Communications Technology of the Islamic Republic of Iran, co-chairman of Azerbaijan-Iran State Commission on economic, trade and humanitarian spheres Mahmoud Vaezi.
The president hailed Mahmoud Vaezi`s contributions to the development of friendly relations between the two countries, adding the Azerbaijani government and people appreciated it.
President Aliyev then awarded Vaezi with the "Dostluq" (Friendship) Order, saying it was for Vaezi's contributions to the development of friendly and cooperative ties between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Mahmoud Vaezi thanked the president for the award, and said he is proud to be serving their own people and the people of neighbouring Azerbaijan, which has the same religion.
The president touched upon the groundbreaking ceremony of a railway bridge over Astara River on Azerbaijan-Iran border. He expressed satisfaction with the implementation of all agreements reached between the two countries.
The president said he met with President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani in Istanbul, and discussed how to develop the bilateral ties. President Aliyev also recalled with pleasure his visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Mahmoud Vaezi conveyed sincere greetings of President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani to President Ilham Aliyev. The minister said President Hassan Rouhani hailed his meeting with President Ilham Aliyev in Istanbul. He said bilateral and international cooperation between the two countries are developing successfully under the leadership of the two presidents.
The president thanked for the greetings of President Hassan Rouhani, and asked the minister to communicate his greetings to the Iranian president.