No:184/20, Information of the Press Service Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the telephone conversation between the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Secretary General of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO)
On July 21, 2020, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan Jeyhun Bayramov had a telephone conversation with the Secretary General of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Hadi Soleimanpour.
Accepting the sincere congratulations of Secretary General Hadi Soleimanpour, Minister Jeyhun Bayramov thanked his interlocutor for the support provided for Azerbaijan's active participation in the ECO.
The sides exchanged views on the opportunities for cooperation in trade, information and communication technologies, transport, logistics and other areas within the Economic Cooperation Organization.
Minister Jeyhun Bayramov informed the Secretary General about the military provocation and attempt of new aggression by the Armenian armed forces along the international border of the two countries, as well as the current situation in the region. It was brought to the attention of the interlocutor that the continuing aggressive policy of Armenia against Azerbaijan and the military occupation of Nagorno-Karabakh and seven adjacent regions of Azerbaijan for almost 30 years lie at the root of the tension in the region.
Referring to the Secretary General's letter on the recent military provocation of Armenia, the Minister thanked H.Soleimanpour for his call for the soonest settlement of the conflict and his support for Azerbaijan's sovereignty and territorial integrity in this regard.