The first round of consultations between the Foreign Ministries of Azerbaijan and Saudi Arabia was held in Riyadh, Report informs, citing the press service of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry.

The Saudi side at the consultations was represented by Deputy Foreign Minister Waleed Al-Khuraiji, the Azerbaijani side – by Deputy Foreign Minister Fariz Rzayev.

The meeting discussed the current cooperation between the two countries, as well as ways of developing bilateral relations in the political, economic, humanitarian, and other spheres. The sides also exchanged views on regional and global issues of mutual interest.