Azerbaijan President receives ISESCO Director General

Baku: 21/12/2017

Azerbaijan President receives ISESCO Director General

The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Mr Ilham Aliyev, today afternoon in the Presidential Palace in Baku, received the Director General of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO), Dr Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri, who briefed President Aliyev on the arrangements underway to celebrate Nakhchivan as the Asian region’s Islamic Culture Capital for 2018. Dr Altwaijri also expressed his thanks and appreciation to the Azerbaijani President for his country’s support to ISESCO and its keenness to strengthen relations with the Organization in its fields of competence, namely education, science and culture.

For his part, President Aliyev commended ISESCO’s considerable activity and important initiatives to promote joint Islamic action, while reiterating his country’s support for ISESCO and its Director General to carry on its civilizational development mission.