Azerbaijan’s Minister of Defence Industry Yavar Jamalov called on President Mamnoon Hussain in Islamabad on Tuesday.
Talking to him, the President said that Pakistan and Azerbaijan should make coordinated efforts to increase the volume of bilateral trade.
He urged for greater cooperation between the two friendly countries in energy, defence and communication sectors.
President Mamnoon reaffirmed Pakistan’s firm support for settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh in accordance with the United Nations resolution.
He hoped that the 6th session of Pakistan-Azerbaijan Joint Ministerial Commission would be helpful in enhancing bilateral trade volume and further cementing economic relations between the two countries.
President Mamnoon stated that there should be more connectivity between South Asia, Central Asia, Southwest Asia and China to achieve prosperity for the people of these regions.
The President said that Pakistan has been the worst victim of terrorism and operation Zarb-e-Azb against the terrorists has been very successful. The operation will continue till elimination of the last terrorist.
Minister of Defence Industry of Azerbaijan said that his country is looking forward to expand its bilateral relations with Pakistan in diverse areas particularly in trade.
He thanked Pakistan for consistently supporting Azerbaijan on the issue of Nagorno-Karabakh.