Secretary Blinken’s Call with Azerbaijani President Aliyev
Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev today, according to Azerbaijan in Focus, reporting Turan News, with reference to a press release of the US State Department on April 28.
“Secretary Blinken and President Aliyev emphasized the continuing importance of the U.S.-Azerbaijan bilateral partnership, and discussed a range of issues.
The Secretary underscored the importance of respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms. The Secretary noted the importance of continuing efforts by the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs to negotiate a lasting political settlement to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict benefiting all people in the region”, – reads the press release.