No:498/22, Press release on the meeting of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan Jeyhun Bayramov with the Ambassador of the Hellenic Republic to our country Nikolaos Piperigos
On October 27, 2022, Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov received the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Hellenic Republic to the Republic of Azerbaijan Nikolaos Piperigos in connection with the completion of his diplomatic mission in the country.
Minister Jeyhun Bayramov thanked the ambassador for his activities to develop relations between Azerbaijan and Greece and wished him every success in his future endeavours.
The importance of the recent growing contacts between Azerbaijan and Greece, particularly the meeting between the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and the Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic Kyriakos Mitsotakis within the framework of the opening ceremony of the Gas Interconnector Greece–Bulgaria on October 1, 2022, was emphasized. Besides, the importance of continuation of political dialogue was stated.
Ambassador Nikolaos Piperigos noted that cooperation in the field of energy and transit is the foundation of relations between our countries. The ambassador pointed out that there is a potential for further development of cooperation in political, economic, trade, transport and transit areas.
A number of areas on the bilateral agenda, as well as regional peace-building efforts and other issues of mutual interest were also among the issues discussed at the meeting.
Minister Jeyhun Bayramov conveyed his best wishes to Ambassador Piperigos.