“Dear Mehriban Arif gizi, please accept my sincere congratulations on the occasion of your birthday,” President Putin said.
“Due to long-term activity in high state positions, you have gained well-deserved respect among your fellow countrymen, as well as high international authority,” the president added.
“We know you as a great friend of Russia, a staunch supporter of the strengthening of the relations of strategic partnership between our states,” President Putin said. “I am confident that these relations will continue to develop fruitfully to the benefit of the Russian and Azerbaijani peoples and in the interests of the strengthening of regional stability and security.”
“Dear Mehriban Arif gizi, I sincerely wish you good health, happiness, well-being and success,” he said. “I ask you to extend my cordial greetings to your family.”
Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev has also congratulated First Vice-President of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva on the occasion of birthday, Azvision.az reports citing the Presidential press service.