The Russian ambassador appreciated the work of the media of Azerbaijan
On Thursday, Dec. 29, the annual, traditional meeting of Ambassador Vladimir Dorokhin with representatives of the Azerbaijani media was held at the Russian embassy in Azerbaijan. The Ambassador praised the role of the Azerbaijani mass media in strengthening Azerbaijani-Russian relations, Vesti.az reported.
"Our two countries have continued to develop intensively the political dialogue. The mutual trade turnover between Azerbaijan and Russia increased by 60 percent, reaching a record volume", 1news.az quoted the diplomat.
According to Dorokhin, this year also a breakthrough in inter-regional relations occurred, a lot of visits took place, many agreements on cooperation between Azerbaijan and the Russian regions were signed. "Azerbaijani media has written extensively and objectively about all these events", Day.az quoted Ambassador.
After a speech to media professionals in Azerbaijan, Dorokhin awarded to Director General news agency "Interfax-Azerbaijan" Alexander Ivanov, General Director of "Novosti-Azerbaijan" Gulnara Mammadzade employee of state television AzTV Boris Lyashko and well-known TV presenter Azer Gharib with diplomas.