Azer Tag, Azerbaijan
June 30 2005

ONE-ON-ONE CONVERSATION OF AZERBAIJAN PRESIDENT ILHAM ALIYEV AND
TURKISH PRIME MINISTER RECEP TAYYIP ERDOGAN
[June 30, 2005, 16:11:05]

After the official welcoming ceremony, President of the Republic of
Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev held one-on-one conversation with Prime
Minister of the Turkish Republic Recep Tayyip Erdogan at Presidential
Palace on June 30, reported AzerTAj.

Azerbaijan's President has once again warmly welcomed the Turkish
Prime Minister Having highly estimated Mr. Erdogan's official visit
to Azerbaijan, President Ilham Aliyev expressed confidence that the
visit will be served as important impulse for further development of
the multi-facetted relationship - political, economical, cultural
cooperation between the two brotherly and friendly countries. Head of
the Azerbaijani State has thanked for Turkey's position and its
support on the Armenia-Azerbaijan, Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has expressed his satisfaction on
the steadily developing multi-facetted cooperation. Turkish Prime
Minister has also especially noted the cooperation between the
countries will be continued within the international organizations
frame and Azerbaijan's fair position would have found its support
henceforth.

Also discussed at the talks were issues of mutual interest.