On 8 February 2024, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received Secretary General of TURKPA Mehmet Süreyya Er and Head of the TURKPA Election Observation Mission, member of the Grand National Assembly of Türkiye Osman Mesten.
President Ilham Aliyev expressed gratitude to the TURKPA Mission for participation in the election as observers. Noting the historic significance of the election, Head of State emphasized his participation with his family members in the voting in the city of Khankendi.
TURKPA delegation congratulated the Head of State on his convincing victory in the presidential election. They expressed with satisfaction that the Mission had observed the voting process in Shusha and Khankendi. TURKPA delegation mentioned the Karabakh victory of the Azerbaijani people as a victory for the entire Turkic world, which further strengthened the self-esteem of the Turkic world.
The parties noted the importance of deepening and expanding of cooperation in all areas in the Turkic world.