No:349/22, 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 newly appointed Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to the Republic of Azerbaijan Milan Lajchak
On July 29, 2022, Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov received the newly appointed ambassador of the Slovak Republic to the Republic of Azerbaijan, Milan Lajchak.
The ambassador presented a copy of his credentials to Minister Jeyhun Bayramov.
Minister Jeyhun Bayramov congratulated the ambassador on his appointment and wished him success in his work. He pointed out that there is great potential for the further expansion of bilateral relations between Azerbaijan and Slovakia, and that the intensive political dialogue and high-level exchange of visits carried out over the past few years have made a positive contribution to cooperation.
Ambassador Milan Lajchak brought to attention that Slovakia's cooperation with Azerbaijan at all levels is important, especially in economic relations, and that he will try to expand the cooperation in various directions. He emphasized that the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations in 2023 is important. The ambassador noted that the interest of Slovak companies in our country is increasing. He said that importance is given to areas such as energy, transport, small and medium business development.
Minister Jeyhun Bayramov informed the ambassador about the new situation in the region after the 44-day Patriotic War, the steps taken by Azerbaijan in connection with the implementation of the trilateral statements, the activity of the Armenian side that is not in line with the obligations assumed by the country and creating difficulties in the field of ensuring peace, the threat of landmines that are a direct threat to the lives of people in the liberated areas, and the restoration and reconstruction works carried out during the post-conflict period. He welcomed the interest of Slovak companies in the reconstruction works in the liberated territories.
The ambassador once again emphasized that he will spare no efforts for the further development of relations between our countries.