Today.Az » Voice of Diaspora » Germany hosts Azerbaijan culture evening
20 July 2011 [17:18] - Today.Az
An Azerbaijani culture evening was held in Magdeburg, Germany on Tuesday. The event was initiated by the Central Council of Azerbaijani Diaspora in Germany. Opening
the ceremony, president of the council Tengiz Sade baron zu Romkerhall
said that relationships between Azerbaijan and Germany have an ancient
history. He stressed German companies have been interested in
Azerbaijan`s oil industry in late 19th century- early 20 century.
the cooperation in different fields is expanding. Meetings of
Presidents of Azerbaijan and Germany are of special importance for
development of relations between the two countries,” Romkerhall said. Romkerhall touched upon the solution of Armenia-Azerbaijan, Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. “Azerbaijan
opposes resumption of war. We want peaceful solution to the conflict.
We want more than a million refugees and IDPs to return to their homes
and Azerbaijan to restore its territorial integrity,“ Romkerhall said. The event featured Azerbaijani music. Participants were presented book “Azerbaijan-real fairy land” in German language.