Azerbaijan`s Consul General in Istanbul Hasan Zeynalov has been honoured with “Diplomat of the year” award.
The award giving ceremony brought together representatives of NGOs, scientists and cultural figures.
Chairman of the Culture and Education Fund of Azerbaijanis in Turkey Erol Gollu presented the award to Hasan Zeynalov.
Zeynalov was awarded for his contributions to developing cooperation between Azerbaijan and Turkey, as well as strengthening solidarity among the Azerbaijanis living in Turkey, and promoting the realities on Azerbaijan.
The event saw speeches by chairman of the Turkish-Azerbaijani Circle Safar Garagoyunlu, chairman of “Silk Road” Media Group Seyfulla Turksoy, member of the Board of Directors of the Culture and Education Fund of Azerbaijanis in Turkey Nese Doster.
Addressing the event, Zeynalov highlighted Azerbaijan`s diplomatic successes.