Accompanied by the cavalry, President Ilham Aliyev arrived at the Quirinale Palace in Rome.
A ceremonial guard of honor was arranged for the Azerbaijani President.
State anthems of Azerbaijan and Italy were played.
The chief of the guard of honor reported to the President of Azerbaijan.
Azerbaijani and Italian presidents reviewed the guard of honor.
Members of the Azerbaijani delegation were introduced to President Sergio Mattarella, while members of the Italian delegation were introduced to President Ilham Aliyev.