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NEGOTIATIONS OF MAMEDYAROV AND MOGHERINI

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Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov during his visit to Brussels met with EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, the press service of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry informs.

According to the information, the sides exchanged views on the development of relations between Azerbaijan and the European Union.

Elmar Mammadyarov stressed the importance attached to the development of Azerbaijan-EU relations, and touched upon the issues of cooperation in energy, transport, trade, humanitarian and other fields of mutual interest.

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Merkel slams Russian military presence in Abkhazia, South Ossetia

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German Chancellor Angela Merkelcriticized the continued presence of Russian troops in the Georgian regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia, local media report.

“What happens in Georgia is unfair. The Russian president knows my position regarding Georgia and about Ukraine too… Despite great effort, very little is being done to end this injustice forever. It should not become a daily reality…We should not tolerate such a situation,” Merkel said at a joint press-conference with the Prime Minister of Georgia, Mamuka Bakhtadze, on August 23.

She also noted that Germany supports Georgia’s territorial integrity and sovereignty and will do its best to help peacefully resolve the conflict.

“We are doing what we can to contribute to the regulation of the situation…Last year we celebrated 25 years of diplomatic ties between our countries… Georgia and Germany have a long-lasting relationship. Of course we support Georgia,” the Chancellor affirmed.

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Merkel arrives in Baku – PHOTOS

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The ceremony of official welcoming of the German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel, who arrived in the Republic of Azerbaijan, was held. A guard of honor was lined up for the high guest at the square where flags of both countries were fluttering. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev greeted German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The head of the guard of honor gave a report to the Federal Chancellor of Germany. President Ilham Aliyev and Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel bypassed the guard of honor. The German Federal Chancellor greeted the Azerbaijani soldiers. State anthems of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Federal Republic of Germany were sounded.

Representatives of the state and government of the Republic of Azerbaijan were presented to the Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel, and members of the delegation of the Federal Republic of Germany to President Ilham Aliyev. Under the sounds of the military march, the guard of honor passed in front of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

The President of Azerbaijan and the Federal Chancellor of Germany made an official photo.

 

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MOGHERINI: EU FULLY SUPPORTS AZERBAIJAN’S TERRITORIAL INTEGRITY

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‘Azerbaijan is an important partner for the European Union, whose independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity fully supported by the EU,’ stated High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini, while making remarks following the EU – Azerbaijan Cooperation Council meeting.

Mogherini’s statement on Azerbaijan can be considered unprecedented if one looks at the diplomatic lexicon used by her. The fact is that she used word ‘fully.’ Statements in support of the territorial integrity of Azerbaijan have repeatedly sounded since 2015 in the speeches of the President of the Council of the European Union, Donald Tusk, and Mogerini herself.

However, the word ‘fully’ was used in the official statement of the European Union for the first time. Mogherini’s statement became a logical continuation of a qualitatively new trend in the approach of the European Union to the problem of preserving the territorial integrity of the partner countries, and in particular Azerbaijan.

The start of this process was given at last year’s Brussels Summit of the Eastern Partnership, where, largely thanks to Azerbaijan’s intransigent position, support for the territorial integrity of all participants of the EU Eastern Partnership was stated in the Final Declaration. Mogherini, by her statement of February 9, defined this process with regard to supporting the territorial integrity of Azerbaijan.

It is also noteworthy that Mogherini’s statement was made the day after the program speech of President Ilham Aliyev, delivered on February 8 at the congress of the ruling New Azerbaijan Party. Recall, it was at this congress that the leader of the party, Ilham Aliyev, was nominated as a candidate for the Presidency of Azerbaijan. In his keynote address, President Aliyev praised progress in relations with the European Union and stressed the clear position of all EU institutions on the issue of the territorial integrity of Azerbaijan.

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