Azer Tag, Azerbaijan State Info Agency
Sept 2 2004

[September 02, 2004, 14:58:37]

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov received
Ambassador Plenipotentiary and Extraordinary of Germany in Baku Klaus
Grewlich in connection with completion of his diplomatic mission
in Azerbaijan.

Mr. Grewlich expressed gratitude to Azerbaijani side for assistance and
fruitful cooperation during his activity in Azerbaijan, and stressed
his confidence in further expanding of the friendly relations between
the two countries.

Minister E. Mammadyarov noted for his part that he stands for
strengthening and expanding the friendly Germany - Azerbaijan
relations, and continuation of the fruitful cooperation between the
two countries.

Touching on the Armenia-Azerbaijan, Nagorno-Karabakh conflict,
he pointed out the importance of adherence to the principles
of territorial integrity, state sovereignty and inviolability of
borders while discussing the issue in the framework of international

In conclusion, the Minister wished the Ambassador every success in
his further activities.