Putin noted the importance of development of relations with Azerbaijan

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything in Photobacterium of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev during the meeting in Baku. 27 Sep 2018Putin noted the importance of development of relations with Azerbaijan© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything the image Bank

Russian President Vladimir Putin said his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev on importance of conservation of momentum for a positive development of relations and the preservation of earlier agreements.

«Of course, it’s great that you have the opportunity to take advantage of this situation and to talk about bilateral relations. We noted also in Sochi that the relations are developing positively in the economy, in other spheres, now very important, the impetus which was given to our interaction during your visit to Russia and the documents that we signed that the momentum is not lost and that documents are not lost,» — said Putin.

He noted that this and intends to talk during the bilateral meeting.

In addition, the Russian leader, who earlier Thursday called for the world Cup in judo in Baku, noted for its worthy of the high-level international organization. «It’s a great contribution to the development of global sports,» Putin said.

He also said that an important part of the two leaders in the inter-regional forum Russia-Azerbaijan.

Aliev meeting noted that the forum brought together a record number of participants, Russia is an important and valuable partner for Azerbaijan. «I think in the coming years cooperation, we will only grow,» Aliyev said.