Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan to take part in the meeting of the Visegrad group

© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva in fotomancer of foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov. Archival photoForeign Minister of Azerbaijan to take part in the meeting of the Visegrad group© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva the image Bank

Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov will participate in the meeting of foreign Ministers of the Visegrad group and countries of «Eastern partnership» on 31 August in Budapest, told RIA Novosti on Wednesday the press service of the Ministry.

«The Minister of foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov will pay a visit to Hungary. He will take part in the meeting of foreign Ministers of the Visegrad group and countries of «Eastern partnership» on 31 August in Budapest. It is expected that Azerbaijani foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov will speak at the meeting with a speech», — is spoken in the message.

Eastern partnership is a policy initiative of the EU, which aimed at rapprochement with the European Union’s six Eastern partner countries — Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine.

In the «Visegrad four» are Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary. All countries of the group in 2004, joined the European Union.

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