Aliyev congratulated Putin with the registration of the vaccine against coronavirus

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, during which Aliyev congratulated Putin with the registration of the Russian vaccine against the coronavirus, the press service of the Kremlin.

The conversation was initiated by the Azerbaijani side.

"Discussed topical issues on the bilateral agenda. Confirmed mutual striving for the further strengthening of Russian-Azerbaijani partnership in all fields. Ilham Aliyev congratulated Vladimir Putin with the registration of the Russian vaccines against coronavirus infection," - said in the message.

The leaders also exchanged views on regional issues in the context of an exacerbation in July the situation on the Armenian-Azerbaijani state border. Putin stressed the importance of avoiding any action conducive to the escalation of tension.

Before the congratulatory message Putin sent the heads of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Argentina - Alberto Fernandez and of Palestine, Mahmoud Abbas. The President of Moldova Igor Dodon has congratulated the Russian Ambassador.

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