By Vugar Khalilov
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov has discussed
regional security, as well as multifaceted cooperation with his
counterparts on the margins of the 77th UN General Assembly in New
York, Azernews reports, citing the ministry.
During a meeting with his Slovenian counterpart Tanja Fajon in
New York, Bayramov stressed the importance of the two nations'
political and economic cooperation, emphasizing the need to explore
the potential for growing partnerships in economic, investment,
tourism, and other sectors.
The minister briefed the opposite side on the history of
Armenia's aggression towards Azerbaijan, its provocations in the
post-conflict period, and the large-scale mine threats in the
Noting that Azerbaijan and Slovenia have good relations, Fajon
expressed a desire in developing cooperation in the economic and
energy sectors. She emphasized the need for expanding Slovenia's
cooperation with Azerbaijan in the demining field as well.
Bayramov and his Albanian colleague Olta Xhacka met in New York
to discuss the present state and prospects of bilateral ties
between Azerbaijan and Albania, as well as regional issues.
Bayramov expressed pleasure with the advancement of the
Azerbaijan-Albania bilateral ties in a variety of spheres. The
significance of high-level political engagement and interactions
between the two nations for increasing bilateral cooperation was
Bayramov underlined the importance of the Southern Gas Corridor,
adding that cooperation in the energy field is one of the main
directions of Azerbaijan-Albania relations.
Furthermore, the Azerbaijani top diplomat informed the opposing
party of Armenia's recent provocation, noting that it was a
flagrant violation of the trilateral statements, as well as the
agreements reached by the Azerbaijani and Armenian leaders under
the auspices of European Union Council President Charles Michel,
undermining the EU's mediation efforts.
In reply, the Albanian minister stated that his nation is
interested in expanding the relations with Azerbaijan.
She expressed pleasure with the Azerbaijani-Albanian cooperation
within international institutions, emphasizing that it is critical
to maintaining dialogue on international and regional problems of
The meeting also discussed the opportunities for extending
cooperation in economic, trade, energy, investment, tourism, and
other spheres, as well as the further development of political
relations between the two nations.
During his visit to New York, Bayramov met with Andorran Foreign
Minister Maria Ubach i Font to discuss the future of bilateral
Bayramov said that diplomatic relations between the two nations
are flourishing, adding that Azerbaijan is interested in
cooperating with Andorra in a variety of fields, including tourism
and education. During the meeting, the minister informed the other
party about the post-conflict situation in the South Caucasus.
Font expressed her satisfaction with Azerbaijan-Andorra
relations, calling for the expansion of cooperation within the
relevant forums at a number of international organizations.
The minister stressed that Andorran companies are keen on
cooperating with Azerbaijan due to the country's favorable business
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