Wednesday, 7th November , 2007 , 02:20 [am] | Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan supports Turkey in all operations carried out against PKK
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Turkish President Abdullah Gul held briefing after signing ceremony today, APA reports.
Azerbaijani President stated in the briefing that cooperation with Turkey in all spheres is important. The head of the state stressed that joint projects will give an impetus on the development of bilateral relations. Azerbaijani President said that they always support Turkey. Ilham Aliyev said that Azerbaijan objected to discussions held on US Congress Lower Chamber Foreign Affairs Committeeâ€™s passing decision on the Armenian genocide and stated that Azerbaijanâ€™s position remains unchangeable today. The head of the state also said that official Baku supports all operations carried out by Turkey regarding PKK.
Turkish president Abdullah Gul said that cooperation and partnership with Azerbaijan will be further developed.
Turkish President said that trade turnover between the two countries will further comprise $ 3 billion. Abdullah Gul said that his country has not changed its position on the solution of Nagorno Karabakh conflict and always supports Azerbaijan and they want solution of the conflict in the framework of territorial integrity of Azerbaijan.
Abdullah Gul touching on the debates carried out in US regarding PKK said that US occupied Iraq, therefore official Washington is responsible for the events occurred in Iraq.apa, Voice of a Nation