On 29 October, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev telephoned President of Turkey Abdullah Gul.
The President of Azerbaijan wished the President of Turkey a happy birthday and extended his congratulations on the national holiday of Turkey – the Republic Day. President Ilham Aliyev wished President Abdullah Gul every success in his state activities and good health, and prosperity to the brotherly people of Turkey.
The President of Turkey expressed his gratitude to the President of Azerbaijan for the attention and congratulations.
The heads of state also expressed their confidence that the friendly fraternal relations between Azerbaijan and Turkey would continue to thrive in all areas.