Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov received Finland’s new Ambassador Kirsti Narinen on Wednesday, the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told News.Az.
Referring to the meeting with his Finnish counterpart on the sidelines of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly, Minister Bayramov underlined the prospects for developing relations between the two countries.
The parties stressed the importance of holding political consultations between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan and Finland.
Ambassador Narinen, in turn, said that she recently had a very interesting meeting with the President of Azerbaijan.
The diplomat also welcomed her recent meeting with members of the Friendship Group with Finland at the Milli Majlis (parliament) of Azerbaijan.
Finland is interested in establishing peace in the region, said Ambassador Narinen, expressing her country’s willingness to contribute to the future peaceful development of the region.
The parties then discussed the prospects for developing relations between the two countries in the fields of economy, energy, environment and education.
They also exchanged views on regional security and many issues of common interest.