March 9, 2016

Meeting with Bulgaria’s Ambassador to Azerbaijan Maria Khristova

Azerbaijan’s First Lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva met Bulgaria’s Ambassador to Azerbaijan Maria Khristova, March 9.


Welcoming Bulgaria’s Ambassador to Azerbaijan Maya Khristova to the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Mehriban Aliyeva expressed gratitude for the current level of the cooperation between Azerbaijan and Bulgaria, and emphasized the projects implemented within the framework of this cooperation. Historically close relations between our countries and peoples were noted and the high level of relations both between the peoples and states underscored. Maya Khristova’s contribution to this cooperation was particularly mentioned and it was brought to attention that the Heydar Aliyev Foundation has been carrying out works on restoration of the “Trapezitsa” Architectural Museum Reserve in the city of Veliko-Tyrnovo, Bulgaria, supported by the head of the diplomatic mission. It was noted that an agreement was signed in May this year in Sophia on the conservation and restoration of “Trapezitsa” Architectural Museum Reserve, construction and repair of the engineering infrastructure. At the moment, the restoration works are nearing the completion. 


Ambassador Maria Khristova, thanking for the project being implemented by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation in Bulgaria, emphasized the high level of relations between the two countries.