Former Turkish Ambassador visited Secretariat
February 16, 2022

On 16 February 2022, Mr. Hulusi Kılıç, former Turkish ambassador to the Republic of Azerbaijan visited the Secretariat and met with Secretary General Mr. Mehmet Süreyya Er.

Secretary General expressed his pleasure and gratitude for kind visit of Mr. Kılıç. The parties exchanged views on the prospects of cooperation among the Turkic states.

During the meeting, Mr. Hulusi Kılıç presented to the Secretary General his book dedicated to the glorious 44 days leading to Great Victory of Azerbaijan published in 2021. The book contains the materials concerning the interviews and personal thoughts of the former ambassador during the Patriotic War.

Mr. Hulusi Kılıç served as an Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Türkiye to the Republic of Azerbaijan from 2008 to 2012. In 2012, Mr. Kılıç was awarded with the “Dostlug” order, the highest state award of the Republic of Azerbaijan, for a special contribution to the development and strengthening of bilateral relations between the two states by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan H.E. Ilham Aliyev.