“Azerbaijan is one of the significant countries in the world for its regional image, internal ideological and cultural resources.” Assistant to the Azerbaijani President for Public and Political Affairs Ali Hasanov made the remarks at the conference titled Azerbaijan in the modern world", dedicated to 92-th anniversary of the National Leader Heydar Aliyev, SIA informs.
According to Assistant to the Azerbaijani President for Public and Political Affairs, Azerbaijan is considered to be a country where Islamic and Christian civilizations of the South Caucasus unite, different religions, nations and cultures co-exist, religious tolerance is dominant and a country which is distinct with its multicultural and tolerant society and stable social environment.
“The presence of three pipelines like Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan, Baku-Supsa, Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline with capacity of 70 million tons per year and gas pipelines Baku-Tbilisi-Erzurum, Baku-Astara-Iran and Azerbaijan-Russia with power of 30-40 billion cubic meters per year brings geopolitical risks to Azerbaijan and its partners in the field of energy exports to zero: "As one of the transit countries of Eurasia, Azerbaijan is located in the center of trade, on the energy and transport and communication links between East and West. This position is further enhanced." added Mr Hasanov.