President Erdoğan’s Visit to Azerbaijan

27.10.2017

FOLLOWING IS THE PRESS STATEMENT ON PRESIDENT ERDOĞAN’S VISIT TO AZERBAIJAN:

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will pay a visit to Azerbaijan on Oct. 30-31, 2017 on the occasion of the inauguration of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway and the 6th Meeting of Turkey-Azerbaijan High Level Strategic Council (HLSC).

President Erdoğan, along with President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan and Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili of Georgia, will attend on Oct. 30 the inauguration ceremony of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway, a regional project.

President Erdoğan and his Azerbaijani counterpart Aliyev will co-chair the 6th HLSC Meeting between Turkey and Azerbaijan on Oct. 31 with the participation of relevant ministers. All aspects of bilateral relations will be addressed during the meeting.

Regional and international developments, the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in particular, will also be discussed in depth and various documents will be signed to further deepen cooperation between the two countries.

The visit is of special importance in that it coincides with the 25th anniversary of the establishment of our diplomatic relations with Azerbaijan.

Respectfully announced to the public.