N. Nigmatulin welcomed the Ambassador of Azerbaijan in Kazakhstan

Astana, May 4, House of Mazhilis. Today, the Chairman of the Mazhilis Nurlan Nigmatulin welcomed the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Azerbaijan Republic in Kazakhstan Rashad Mammadov.

As N. Nigmatulin noted, Kazakhstan places great emphasis to the comprehensive strengthening of cooperation with Azerbaijan – the key partner in Caucasus region.

The Chairman of the Mazhilis named the official visit of the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev to Azerbaijan in April this year the significant event in bilateral strategic relations development, during which the prospects were specified, including the multilateral cooperation.

By N. Nigmatulin, the agreed position of Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan on the actual international and regional problems demonstrates the shared outlook of their resolution.

As the Chairman of the Mazhilis noted, parliamentary diplomacy also plays an important role in this context. N. Nigmatulin underlined the importance of the active use of potential of parliamentary groups for cooperation and specialized committees. According to the Speaker of the Mazhilis, this will allow to effectively implement all agreements of the heads of Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan.

The parties expressed their readiness for close interaction in the context of the upcoming important events, including the 25th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between the two parties, the first summit of Organization of Islamic Cooperation on Science and Technology, the International exhibition EXPO-2017.

(O.Abramova 74-68-44, photo is taken by Zh.Kuspanov. Distributed by the press-service of the Mazhilis)

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