The Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Jeyhun Bayramov arrived at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad on Wednesday evening for bilateral talks with his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi, the Dispatch News Desk (DND) reported.
Upon his arrival, the Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and the Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood welcomed the visiting dignitary.
In a Twitter statement, Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that Azerbaijan is Pakistan’s long-standing friend and partner. “Pakistan and Azerbaijan are bound by a relationship anchored on common historical, religious and cultural links,” he said.
The participants in meeting will exchange views on global and regional issues, including new and emerging threats to regional peace and security, and will discuss challenges such as the COVID-19 pandemic, environmental issues and climate change.
Besides holding bilateral talks with Pakistani leadership, including President Dr. Arif Alvi, Prime Minister Imran Khan, and the Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, the Azerbaijani foreign minister will also participate in the 2nd Round of Pakistan-Turkey-Azerbaijan Trilateral Meeting.