Ilham Aliyev received the outgoing UAE Ambassador

09 april 2015, 15:20

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Arab Emirates Salem Khalifa Mohammed Al Ghafli as he ends his diplomatic mission in the country.

The head of state expressed satisfaction with his visit to the holy sites of the Muslim world. President Ilham Aliyev said Azerbaijan was interested in expanding relations with the United Arab Emirates, and stressed the importance of reciprocal visits at different levels in terms of the strengthening of the bilateral ties.

Ambassador Salem Khalifa Mohammed Al Ghafli thanked the Azerbaijani government and personally President Ilham Aliyev for the creating high-level conditions for the Embassy during his diplomatic activity, and expressed hope that the bilateral relations would be further developed.