TurkPA Secretary General visited Nakhchivan
TurkPA Secretary General expressed his pleasure to visit the region that has an enormous historic and cultural legacy and where the great leader of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev was born and started his outstanding career. Mr Asanov also briefed about the activities of the TurkPA, which is the parliamentary dimension of cooperation among the Turkic countries. He also proposed to consider holding of joint events with Nakhchivan.
Within the framework of the visit TurkPA Secretary General visited the museum of Heydar Aliyev and talked to the museum’s management. The cultural programme also included visit of Momine Khatun Mausoleum, a local mosque, museum of Nakhchivan carpets as well as well-known Duzdag - Nakhchivan Physiotherapy Hospital, situated at Nakhchivan Salt Mine Base. J. Asanov also visited the Business Centre of Nakhchivan and got acquainted with wide range of locally manufactured products starting from foodstuff and ending with goods manufactured using hi-tech.
TurkPA Secretary General also had the opportunity to meet with local Prime Minister Alovsat Bakhshiyev, chairman of the local Central Election Commission Maharram Gasimov, Head of the Department of Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry in Nakhchivan Asgar Ismayilov and chairman of the Nakhchivan Department of the Academy of Sciences Ismayil Hajiyev.