In a number of countries of the world where there are no Azerbaijani diplomatic missions, Turkish diplomatic missions conduct campaigns in the interests of Azerbaijan. Where there are no Turkish diplomatic missions, Azerbaijan, led by President Ilham Aliyev, represents Turkey’s interests, " Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said at a press conference in Washington.
At the invitation of the US-Azerbaijan Chamber of Commerce, Foreign Minister of the Republic of Turkey held a meeting with Azerbaijani and Turkish students at the Azerbaijan Trade and Cultural Center.
During his speech, he spoke about US-Turkey relations, current state of these relations, Turkey's regional policy, as well as Turkey-Azerbaijan relations of friendship and brotherhood.
He also noted the importance of the TANAP gas pipeline, Star refinery and the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway, stressing that Ankara and Baku are successfully cooperating on these projects.
At the end of the conference, a memorable gift was presented to the Turkish diplomat on behalf of the US-Azerbaijan Chamber of Commerce. Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, in turn, thanked the Azerbaijani Trade and Cultural Center for the invitation.