Umud Mirzayev lauds Azerbaijani government’s effort for strengthening ties with Europe

BAKU, Azerbaijan: The President of the International Eurasia Press Fund (IEPF) and Deputy Chairman of the Press Council Umud Mirzayev has said that the relations between Europe and Azerbaijan have recently entered a high stage of development which is due to the political decisions taken by the Azerbaijani government.

It should be noted that visa facilitation issues have been discussed between Azerbaijan and the European Union since 2014.

Umud Mirzayev - The President of the International Eurasia Press Fund (IEPF) and Deputy Chairman of the Press Council Umud Mirzayev has said that the relations between Europe and Azerbaijan have recently entered a high stage of development which is due to the political decisions taken by the Azerbaijani government. In an interview with EDNews.net, Oliver Varhelyi said that visa liberalization between Azerbaijan and the European Union (EU) is a very significant and necessary issue. "The solution of this (EU-Azerbaijan visa liberalization) issue is of great importance, especially in terms of bringing Azerbaijan's problems to the attention of the European community,” Umud Mirzayev said in an interview with EDNews.net. "After the visa liberalization with the EU, other European countries can be added to this list, and the Azerbaijani lobby and diaspora in Europe can operate more successfully,” he said. It’s worth noting that Oliver Varhelyi’s remarks came in response to a recent statement made by the EU Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Oliver Varhelyi that the EU is ready to consider visa liberalization with Azerbaijan. The visa facilitation issues have been discussed between Azerbaijan and the European Union since 2014.
Umud Mirzayev

“The solution of this (EU-Azerbaijan visa liberalization) issue is of great importance, especially in terms of bringing Azerbaijan’s problems to the attention of the European community,” Umud Mirzayev said in an interview with EDNews.net.

“After the visa liberalization with the EU, other European countries can be added to this list, and the Azerbaijani lobby and diaspora in Europe can operate more successfully,” he said.

The visa facilitation issues have been discussed between Azerbaijan and the European Union since 2014.