President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today accepted credentials of newly appointed ambassador of Cuba Omar Senon Medina Quintero.
The Ambassador passed along a ceremonial guard of honor. President Ilham Aliyev had a conversation with the diplomat.
The Head of State praised bilateral relations between Azerbaijan and Cuba. The Azerbaijani leader stressed the necessity of expanding these ties even more.
President Ilham Aliyev expressed hope that traditional friendly relationship between the two countries would continue, stressing the importance of establishing close cooperation in various fields, including economic one.
Omar Senon Medina Quintero praised great development processes in Azerbaijan, saying he was deeply impressed by them.
The ambassador said he would spare no efforts to contribute to strengthening relations between Azerbaijan and Cuba.
During the meeting, they also noted there were good opportunities for developing bilateral cooperation in a variety of fields, including investment, healthcare, sports and energy.