On June 30, Ms. Sahiba Gafarova, Speaker of the Milli Majlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Chairperson of the Non-Aligned Movement Parliamentary Network, met with Mr. Abdel Wahab Abdel Razek, Speaker of the Senate of the Arab Republic of Egypt, visiting Azerbaijan to participate in the organization's Baku Conference.
The Chairperson of the organization expressed pleasure in welcoming the guest to Azerbaijan and extended gratitude for his attendance at the Conference of the Non-Aligned Movement Parliamentary Network.
Ms Sahiba Gafarova noted that it was on the initiative of the President of Azerbaijan that the Non-Aligned Movement Parliamentary Network was established, and today Baku hosted the organization’s Conference. She specifically emphasized the speech made by H.E. Mr. Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, at the Conference. She noted that in his speech, H.E. Mr. President shared his views on the current situation in the world and stressed the importance of the Non-Aligned Movement in the processes taking place at the global level. The views expressed by H.E. Mr. President at the meeting on a number of current issues play an important role in determining the Non-Aligned Movement’s directions of action.
The Chairperson emphasized the importance of cooperation within the framework of the Non-Aligned Movement and expressed confidence that the activities of the organization's Parliamentary Network will be successful.
Mr. Abdel Wahab Abdel Razek, Speaker of the Senate of the Arab Republic of Egypt, expressed his gratitude to the Speaker of the Milli Majlis for the invitation to the Baku Conference of the Non-Aligned Movement Parliamentary Network. Speaker of the Senate highlighted the high level of organization of the conference and noted their appreciation of this initiative taken by Azerbaijan. He expressed confidence that this event would contribute to ensuring peace and stability in the world.
Mr. Abdel Wahab Abdel Razeq congratulated Azerbaijan on the successful chairmanship of the Non-Aligned Movement and the establishment of the Parliamentary Network of the organization at the initiative of our country. The guest highly cherished the speech by H.E. Mr. Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, at the Baku Conference, and stressed the importance of the issues touched upon there and wished successful conduct of the Non-Aligned Movement Parliamentary Network Baku Conference.