Serhat TUNAR -TDO- After accepting the new Greek Ambassador to Azerbaijan, Nikolaos Piperigos, Ilham Aliyev said that Armenia was uncomfortable with the military cooperation between Greece and Cyprus.
Aliyev added that they support Turkey on all issues, including exploration issues in the Eastern Mediterranean, and are also concerned about military co-operation between Armenia, Greece and Southern Cyprus.
Aliyev, who also explained his ideas about the tension between Turkey and Greece in the Eastern Mediterranean, said:
"It is no secret that Turkey is not only our friend and partner, but also a sister country for us. We support Turkey without hesitation and will support it in any case. We see the same support from our Turkish brothers. They support Azerbaijan on all issues, and we support them on all issues, including exploration issues in the Eastern Mediterranean. I want you to know our attitude. This situation was officially declared by the Government of Azerbaijan on my instructions. For us, Turkey is not only a friendly, but a brotherly country, and the Turks are our brothers. So we'll be there for them on everything."