Ambassador of Azerbaijan Mr. Ali Alizada said today on the National Day of Azerbaijan that the relations of the country with fraternal country Pakistan also steadily accelerate and both countries always enjoy longstanding warm and cordial relations.
“Many projects and productive cooperation between the two countries are continued in economic, military, military-technical, defence industry, security, cultural, media, science, education, energy and humanitarian-social fields,” he added.
The President of Pakistan has visited Azerbaijan at the end of 2019, for the first time ever Azerbaijani military contingent led by Minister of Defence of Azerbaijan attended Pakistan National Day Parade 2019, very warm and successful meeting between PM of Pakistan and President of Azerbaijan was held in January of this year in Davos, Mr Ali Alizada added
The statement said, “The global COVID-19 pandemic affected the world countries has also not allowed the completion of some successful projects between our countries as well and forced to postpone many of them, but even in pandemic time Azerbaijan and Pakistan as two brotherly countries are continued to support each other. Humanitarian-social works of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation of Azerbaijan are continued in Pakistan during this pandemic time too and the Government of Azerbaijan has also allocated financial humanitarian aid to Pakistan for prevention of the spread of COVID-19 and elimination of consequences of pandemic in Pakistan. Pakistan has also supported the efforts of Azerbaijan to fight coronavirus pandemic and President of Pakistan attended the online Summit meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement under the motto “United against COVID-19” which was held by the initiative of the President of Azerbaiajn on May 4, 2020.”
Azerbaijan and Pakistan are bound by the relations strong friendship and strategic partnership which reflects the will of our fraternal nations and we remain committed to further strengthen our relations with brotherly Pakistan, the statement also said.
He said, “This year we are not able to solemnly celebrate the date May 28 – National Day of Azerbaijan in Pakistan due to coronavirus pandemic, but we have already received many congratulations letters, calls, messages of solidarity from the people and Government of Pakistan which give us immense pleasure and honor.”
Federal Minister Shireen Mazari also wished Azerbaijan on their National Day, “Greetings to Azerbaijan, a great nation and a great people with a rich history, on its National Day. We value our friendship and our mutual support @Ali_F_Alizada.”
Greetings to Azerbaijan, a great nation and a great people with a rich history, on its National Day. We value our friendship and our mutual support @Ali_F_Alizada
— Shireen Mazari (@ShireenMazari1) May 28, 2020