Azerbaijan’s FM meets with members of French National Assembly delegation
23 February 2021

Azerbaijan’s FM meets with members of French National Assembly delegation

Baku, February 23, AZERTAC Azerbaijan`s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov has met with a delegation of members of the French National Assembly. During the meeting, Minister Jeyhun Bayramov pointed to the development of bilateral cooperation. He noted that Azerbaijan has always attached great importance to the development of relations with France. The minister noted that France has always been active in the region and relations are developing in all areas through mutual understanding and dialogue. FM Bayramov briefed the French delegation on the latest developments in the region, including the situation after the 44-day Patriotic war, the elimination of the occupation factor as a basis for normalization of relations between the two countries, the implementation of trilateral statements and other relevant issues. The minister noted that the normalization of relations is possible on the basis of the principles of international law, in particular, respect for the inviolability of borders and territorial integrity within international borders. Members of the French National Assembly noted that the relations between the two countries’ parliaments are based on the principles of friendship. They assessed their current visit as useful in terms of getting acquainted with the current situation in the region and gaining information about the position of Azerbaijan. At the end of the meeting, Minister Jeyhun Bayramov answered numerous questions from members of the French National Assembly.