On September 11, President Ilham Əliyev of the Republic of Azerbaijan welcomed Israel's Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Avi Dixteri, in a video conference format. The reason for the meeting was in a videoconferencing format is that the results of the COVID-19 test were positive in members of the Israeli delegation.
The EPA reports that during the conversation, it was reported that Israeli President Isaac Herzog's official visit to Azerbaijan in May this year contributed to the expansion of our ties. A few days ago, the assistant president of Azerbaijan visited Israel, emphasizing the importance of opening our country's embassy in Israel.
The meeting expressed satisfaction with the development of cooperation in agriculture and the implementation of an experimental exchange, with good potential for further expansion of ties in this area.
Confidence was expressed that Avi Dixter's trip would contribute to deepening cooperation in agriculture.