Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu had a frank meeting in Ankara with Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov of Azerbaijan on 11 August 2020.
This visit to Turkey was Minister Bayramov’s first visit abroad in his capacity as Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan.
Following the meeting, the two Ministers held a joint press conference.
Minister Çavuşoğlu stated that Turkey and Azerbaijan had much work to do together and many objectives to reach, that our common goal was to increase our bilateral trade volume up to 15 billion Dollars and that we were implementing one by one strategic projects in the fields of energy and transportation.
Minister Çavuşoğlu also underlined that we would continue to work with Azerbaijan on the basis of “One Nation Two States” motto, that we were always going to support brotherly Azerbaijan with all our means and capabilities, and regarding the conflict over Azerbaijani territory of Nagorno-Karabakh and the surrounding Azerbaijani regions under Armenian occupation that we would stand by Azerbaijan whichever method it would decide to choose to find a solution.