No:244/22, 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 of Spain José Manuel Albares
On May 20, 2022, in the margins of the session of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe in Turin, Italy, Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov met with Spanish Foreign Minister José Manuel Albares.
At the meeting, the Ministers discussed prospects for developing bilateral political and economic relations between Spain and Azerbaijan.
Noting the importance of reciprocal visits between the two countries, the sides agreed to encourage such visits by both Ministries.
The Ministers stressed the importance of strengthening cooperation between the two countries in a number of areas, including economic, energy, science, education, culture and other spheres.
The sides also discussed issues of mutually beneficial cooperation within international organizations.
The sides exchanged views on Azerbaijan's partnership with the European Union, and noted that Spain supports the development of Azerbaijan's relations with the European Union.
Minister Jeyhun Bayramov briefed his counterpart on the post-conflict situation in the region, restoration and reconstruction work carried out in the liberated areas, demining process, work to ensure the safe return of IDPs to their homes, and steps taken by Azerbaijan to build peace in the region.