The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres met with Jeyhun Bayramov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan, AzVision.az reports citing UN office.
The Secretary-General commended Azerbaijan on its diplomatic efforts as chair of the Non-Aligned Movement in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic response.
They exchanged views on UN-Azerbaijan cooperation, including the implementation of the SDGs. They discussed the situation in the region and efforts to promote cooperation and durable peace.
The Secretary-General underlined the UN’s support for the ongoing dialogue and peacebuilding efforts between Azerbaijan and Armenia and reiterated the UN’s readiness to provide further assistance, including in support of conflict-affected populations.