Ilham Aliyev received the ISESCO Director General

16 march 2013, 13:20

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received ISESCO Director General Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri.

ISESCO Director General Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri expressed his gratitude to President Ilham Aliyev for the support provided in the excellent organization in Baku of the international conference on the subject of "Strengthening cooperation in preventing terrorism". Stressing the importance of the participation of representatives from 50 countries and 20 international organizations in the conference, Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri noted with satisfaction that Azerbaijan had vast experience in hosting such international events.

The head of state gave a high assessment to the great interest being taken in the international conference "Strengthening cooperation in preventing terrorism" under way in Baku. President Ilham Aliyev expressed confidence that the issues to be discussed at the conference would enhance joint efforts towards preventing terrorism.

The sides also exchanged views on the issues related to a further expansion of cooperation between Azerbaijan and ISESCO in the future.