President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received Commerce Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Khurram Dastgir Khan. Recalling with pleasure President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain’s and Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif’s visits to Azerbaijan, the head of state hailed these visits as successful and fruitful. He noted the importance of these visits in terms of strengthening current brotherly relations between the two countries. President Aliyev also underlined a good opportunity for the two countries’ relevant Ministries to hold practical meetings in order to develop bilateral trade, investment making, and identify business opportunities.
Russian President, Vladimir Putin, commenting on the news of Donald Trump’s victory in the US presidential election, said that Russia is ready and looks forward to restoring bilateral relations with the United States. With Trump’s victory, Russia is ready to restore bilateral relations with US. Speaking about to degraded state of relation between the two countries, Russian President stressed that it is not Russia’s fault, if Russia-US relations are as public opinion see them. In a message to Donald Trump the Russian President expressed confidence that the dialogue between Moscow and Washington, in keeping with each other’s views, meets the interests of both Russia and the US. Putin also has expressed confidence that building a constructive dialogue between Moscow and Washington, based on principles of equality, mutual respect and each other’s positions, meets the interests of the people of our countries and of the entire international community.