The Embassy of the State of Kuwait in Baku hosted a reception on the occasion of 63rd National Day and 33rd Liberation Day of the State of Kuwait that was held in Four Seasons Hotel Baku.

After the arrival of the guests the national anthems of both countries were performed by Orchestra.

Providing an insight into the development path of Kuwait, the Ambassador Abdullah Mohamed Almowed highlighted Kuwait’s achievements in the political, economic and cultural fields in the last years.

Expressing satisfaction with the expansion of relations between the State of Kuwait and the Republic of Azerbaijan, His Excellency said that reciprocal visits and high-level meetings paved the way for the rapid development of bilateral relations. Mr. Ambassador also noted that the Intergovernmental Joint Commission between the State of Kuwait and the Republic of Azerbaijan continues to operate under the leadership of Foreign Ministers of the two countries.

Speaking on behalf of Azerbaijan, Deputy Foreign Minister YalchinRafiyev conveyed his congratulations. He emphasized that Kuwait always supports the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Azerbaijan, and noted that our relations are based on mutual trust and confidence. He said that Azerbaijan-Kuwait friendship is based on historical and cultural roots. Economic, political and cultural relations between the two countries are at a high level.

"We are also celebrating the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two friendly countries this year. There is close cooperation and coordination between our countries on many issues in the international arena, including the mutual support of candidacies within the framework of various international organizations," Y. Rafiyev added.