Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev received the credentials of newly appointed ambassadors of Republic of Guinea and Zambia Mohamed Keita and Frederick Shumba Hapundy.
After the presentation of credentials President Ilham Aliyev talked to the Guinean diplomat, during which the head of state noted the high interest and great potential for development of relations between the two countries, stressing that the current level of relations is not at the desired level.
The Azerbaijani leader expressed confidence about the successful activity of the Ambassador of Guinea in the sphere of establishing relations with the relevant structures of the republic .
The diplomat, in turn, congratulated Ilham Aliyev on his reelection as President and expressed his country’s interest in deepening ties with Azerbaijan.
During the meeting with President Ilham Aliyev, Ambassador of Zambia diplomat conveyed the best wishes of the Zambian leader Michael Sata.
The Ambassador expressed his interest in the development of Zambia’s relations with Azerbaijan in the fields of tourism, industry, energy and others. He also noted the close cooperation between the two countries in the UN and other international organizations.
President Ilham Aliyev noted the importance of exploring the possibilities of development of bilateral relations in various fields, stressed the importance of active cooperation of Zambia and Azerbaijan within the UN. The President expressed hope for further development of relations between the two countries in the period of activity of the ambassador to Azerbaijan.