No:229/21, Information of the Press Service Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the meeting of Minister Jeyhun Bayramov with the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Communities of Guinea-Bissau
On June 18, 2021, on the sidelines of the Antalya Diplomacy Forum, Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov met with Minister of Foreign Affairs and Communities of Guinea-Bissau Suzi Carla Barbosa.
The sides discussed prospects for the development of bilateral cooperation and cooperation within international organizations.
The Ministers expressed satisfaction with the level of relations between Azerbaijan and Guinea-Bissau based on mutual respect and support, and stressed the importance of high-level reciprocal visits in terms of further expanding relations.
During the meeting, the sides also exchanged views on the current situation in the region, the implementation of trilateral statements, and the recent tensions on the border.
Minister underscored Armenia's aggression against Azerbaijan, unconstructive approach to resolving the conflict over the past 28 years, the war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by this country during the 44-day war, including crimes against the civilian population of Azerbaijan.
Speaking about the post-conflict phase and the current situation in the region, the Minister briefed his counterpart on the situation in the liberated areas, the threat of landmines in these areas and their effects, the ongoing restoration and construction works, and future development plans.
In her turn, Suzi Carla Barbosa praised the cooperation between our countries in the framework of international organizations, noting the successful implementation of cooperation in both bilateral and multilateral formats.
The sides also exchanged views on regional and international issues of mutual interest.