On October 26, with the participation of the presidents of Turkey and Azerbaijan, the foundation was laid for the Horadiz – Jebrail – Zangilan – Agbend highway (Zangezur corridor).
First, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan got acquainted with the progress of construction work on the Ahmedbeyli-Fizuli-Shusha highway.
Then the heads of state laid the foundation for the Horadiz – Jebrail – Zangilan – Agbend highway (Zangezur corridor).
Saleh Mammadov, Chairman of the State Agency for Highways of Azerbaijan, informed the heads of state about the work being done.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Azerbaijan on Tuesday.
The plane with the Turkish leader on board landed at Fizuli International Airport.
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev met the Turkish leader at the ramp of the plane.
The heads of state cut the ribbon symbolizing the opening of the airport in Fuzuli, liberated from the Armenian occupation.
The Turkish leader became the first foreign leader to visit the “window” of the Karabakh region of Azerbaijan to the outside world.
During the visit, the Turkish leader is accompanied by Minister of Environment and Urban Development Murat Kurum, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismayiloglu, Head of the Presidential Administration Liaison Office Fahrettin Altun, Presidential Press Secretary Ibrahim Kalin.
The one-day working visit of the President of Turkey was organized at the invitation of the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev.
The leaders of the two countries will take part in the groundbreaking ceremony for the Smart Agricultural Park in Zangilan, which will be built with the support of Turkey.
Aspects of bilateral relations between Turkey and Azerbaijan will be discussed, steps to deepen cooperation will be considered.
An exchange of views on current regional and international processes will also take place.
. . .(HAS).