Israeli President Isaac Herzog congratulated Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev on the presentation of the letters of credence of the first Azerbaijani ambassador to Israel, Azernews reports, citing a tweet by the Israeli president.
He noted the event as an important milestone in the Azerbaijani-Israeli relations which dates back 30 years.
“I congratulate the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev @azpresident on the presentation of the letters of credence of the first Azerbaijani ambassador to Israel, @MammadovMukhtar! This appointment is an important milestone as we celebrate 30 years of diplomatic relations,” the Israeli President tweeted.
Moreover, first Azerbaijani Ambassador to Israel Mukhtar Mammadov posted a tweet to say that he is honored and proud to present his credentials to the Israeli president.
“I am honored & proud to present my Credentials to the President of the State of Israel as the 1st Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan,” the ambassador tweeted.