Monitoring Desk: Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari met with Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov of Azerbaijan on the sidelines of the 77th Session of UNGA in New York.
The Foreign Minister expressed his gratitude to Azerbaijan for its generous financial assistance for the flood-affected people of Pakistan. This was the manifestation of deep brotherly ties between the two nations that always stood the test of time and in hour of need.
The two Foreign Ministers expressed satisfaction on the positive trajectory of high-level interactions and growing cooperation in multiple areas between the two countries. They discussed ways to further deepen bilateral ties and underscored the need to further boost trade and economic linkages.
The Foreign Minister appreciated support of Azerbaijan as a valuable member of the OIC Contact Group on Kashmir. He thanked Foreign Minister Bayramov for Azerbaijan’s steadfast support to the just and legitimate cause of the Kashmiris.
Both sides exchanged views on regional and international issues of mutual interest and agreed continue close collaboration.