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Vasif Talibov and Turkish Prime Minister meet in Nakhchivan

Chairman of the Supreme Mejlis of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic Vasif Talibov and Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey Binali Yildirim met on December 20.


Informing about the history and modern development of the autonomous republic, it was noted that food and energy security was ensured in the autonomous republic despite the blockade conditions that have been going on for more than 25 years; opportunities for using alternative energy sources and the volume of local production have been expanded.


It was noted that Azerbaijan and Turkey are constantly supporting each other in the international sphere, they are taking the same position. Noting that the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic also plays an important role in the development of the Azerbaijani-Turkish relations, the Chairman of the Supreme Mejlis stressed that the development of ties in the fields of education, health, culture, trade, economy and army construction is encouraging.



"The share of the Republic of Turkey in the foreign trade turnover of Nakhchivan increased by $ 2 million over the 11 months of this year compared to the previous year and amounted to 7 million 685 thousand US dollars. According to the new decision on regulation adopted by the government of the fraternal country, the production enterprises of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic are given the free trade opportunity in the export of products to Turkey, which is also important in increasing the foreign trade turnover, " the chairman of the Supreme Mejlis said. Stressing that the peoples of Azerbaijan and Turkey had historically been together, chairman of the Supreme Mejlis, Vasif Talibov, noted that the visit of the Turkish Prime Minister to Nakhchivan is an indicator of the high level of these ties.


Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, expressing his satisfaction with the fact that he is again in the ancient Nakhchivan after 2009, said that over the past period Nakhchivan has achieved great development. Recalling the participation and speech of President Ilham Aliyev at the extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation on the issue of Jerusalem in Istanbul, the Prime Minister stressed that the statements of the President of Azerbaijan both on the issue of Jerusalem and in connection with the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict are extremely important.

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