An official welcoming ceremony for Prime Minister of Malaysia Mohammad Najib Tun Abdul Razak, who is paying an official visit to the Republic of Azerbaijan, has been held.
A guard of honor was arranged for the Malaysian Prime Minister in a square decorated with national flags of the two countries.
The chief of the guard of honor reported to President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev.
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and his wife Mehriban Aliyeva welcomed Prime Minister of Malaysia Mohammad Najib Tun Abdul Razak and his spouse Datin Paduka Seri Rosmah Mansor.
The wife of the Malaysian Premier was presented with a bouquet of flowers.
The chief of the guard of honor reported to the Prime Minister of Malaysia.
National anthems of Malaysia and Azerbaijan were played.
President Ilham Aliyev and Prime Minister Mohammad Najib Tun Abdul Razak reviewed the guard of honor.
The Premier of Malaysia saluted Azerbaijani soldiers.
State and government officials of Azerbaijan were introduced to Prime Minister Mohammad Najib Tun Abdul Razak and members of the Malaysian delegation were introduced to President Ilham Aliyev.
The guard of honor marched in front of the Azerbaijani President and the Malaysian Prime Minister to the accompaniment of a military march.
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Malaysian Prime Minister Mohammad Najib Tun Abdul Razak posed for official photos.