“For many years, Azerbaijan continues to be a reliable supplier of crude oil to Israel,” the President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev, said after the meeting with the President of Israel, Isaac Herzog, in Baku, Report informs.

“This actually demonstrates also close cooperation in the energy field. Today during the discussions, we also addressed the issue of how to expand cooperation in the energy field, because we see great opportunities for investment projects and projects related to the creation of interconnectors,” the President said.

The President noted that plans in the area of irrigation and agriculture were also discussed during the meeting: “We know about the great achievements of Israel in this area and we want to use this positive experience in order to increase the productivity of our agriculture and diversify the market of our exports.”