The letter of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev to the President of the Republic of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma - August 18, 2003

Honorable Leonid Danilovich!

I cordially congratulate you and the fraternal Ukrainian people on the occasion of the Independence Day, national holiday of Ukraine.

I am glad that under your presidency, Ukraine has removed all difficulties and attained remarkable achievements since its independence.

I am sure that the friendly relations and cooperation between Azerbaijan and Ukraine will develop further for the interest of our peoples as well as, peace and progress in our region.

Dear Leonid Danilovich!

I wish you good health and successes in your activities. I wish peace and prosperity to the fraternal Ukrainian people.


Heydar Aliyev,

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan

"Azerbaycan" newspaper, August 23, 2003

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