Emir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani has sent a congratulatory letter to President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev.

His Excellency Mr. Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Your Excellency,

It gives me pleasure, on the anniversary of your country’s Republic Day, to extend to you and your brotherly people, on behalf of the state of Qatar and my behalf, our cordial greetings, and salutations.

I avail myself of this opportunity to wish your Excellency continued good health and well-being and more prosperity and progress for the Azerbaijani people as well as further strength of the bilateral relations between our two countries in the years ahead.

With my highest consideration,

Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani,

Emir of the State of Qatar