Azerbaijan’s First Lady meets RF Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko
Azerbaijan’s First Lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva met with the RF Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko.
The RF Federation Council Speaker said: “We are well aware of your activities as the Member of Azerbaijan Parliament, the President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation and Goodwill Ambassador. And you are a much desired guest in Russia. Your daughter Leyla does a lot for youth movement in Moscow. All your family does much to develop and strengthen the Russian-Azerbaijani relations.”
RF Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko presented to Mehriban Aliyeva a medal of the Federation Council for her contribution to the development of bilateral ties and humanitarian cooperation.
Azerbaijan’s First Lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva expressed gratitude for the award, saying the two countries have longstanding friendly relations basing on mutually beneficial interests. “It has always been so and it will further. I am pleased that our projects expand and cover a verity of fields”. First Lady of Azerbaijan said these were natural processes and they will go on.
RF Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko highly assessed the IV Baku International Humanitarian Forum, emphasizing its importance as a significant platform to strengthen humanitarian cooperation among the states.