Dear Ilham Heydarovich,
I wholeheartedly congratulate you on the occasion of your birthday. I wish you good health, happiness, well-being, further success in your state activity and all the best.
I highly value our friendly relations that are based on trust. It is my hope that our constructive dialogue and fruitful joint work for the good of the Russian and Azerbaijani people will continue.
With respect and best regards to you and your family.
President of the Russian Federation