AZERBAIJANI FOREIGN MINISTER MEETS WITH REPRESENTATIVES OF THE WORLD’S LEADING MEDIA ORGANIZATIONS
June 2 2011
Baku – APA. Within his business trip to the United States, Minister
of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov met with the
representatives of the world’s leading media organizations – Thomson
Reuters, CNN, The Associated Press, Inner City Press, Summit Energy
Press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs told APA Mammadyarov
informed the journalists about the foreign policy of Azerbaijan
Mentioning the economic policy of Azerbaijan, Mammadyarov told the
journalists that as a leading country in the region, Azerbaijan
reached a series of achievements in the energy field, actively
joined the regional projects and became initiator of a number of
Mammadyarov informed the participants of the meeting about the
Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno Karabakh conflict and said four
resolutions adopted by the UN Security Council in 1993 demanding
withdrawal of Armenian troops from the occupied territories of
Azerbaijan have not been fulfilled yet.
Minister informed the media representatives about the Azerbaijan-US
bilateral relations and successful cooperation in many spheres.
Mammadyarov said Azerbaijan was nominated for the UN Security Council’s
non-permanent membership in 2012-2013 and informed the journalists
about the superiorities of Azerbaijani nomination.
Then Minister Mammadyarov answered the questions of the journalists.