IEA Executive Director, Fatih Birol and President Ilham Aliyev – Picture by Presidency of Azerbaijan.
Saturday, 15 February 2020, Munich, Free State of Bavaria, Germany: Ilham Aliyev, President of Azerbaijan sat for a tête-à-tête with the Executive Director of the International Energy Agency (IEA), Fatih Birol, on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference.
Fatih Birol welcomed President Ilham Aliyev’s intervention during the Energy Security round table held as part of the conference.
Azerbaijan readies to increase its energetic weight in relation to Europe with the construction of the so-called “Southern Gas Corridor”, a chain of pipelines linking Azerbaijan to Italy that is almost ready.
Embassy of Azerbaijan to Germany: http://berlin.mfa.gov.az/news/4/3640