Giorgi Gakharia, the Prime Minister of Georgia, congratulated Ilham Aliyev, the President of Azerbaijan, on the victory of New Azerbaijan in the parliamentary elections.
Local media reported the news based on the information released by the press service of the President. According to them, a telephone conversation took place between Aliyev and Gakharia.
Ilham Aliyev thanked the Prime Minister of Georgia. The leaders of the two countries expressed satisfaction with the friendly relations between the two countries and expressed hope that bilateral ties between Georgia and Azerbaijan would further deepen.
Early parliamentary elections took place in Azerbaijan on February 9.
The Central Election Commission of Azerbaijan released preliminary data from 125 constituencies according to which the ruling party, New Azerbaijan will get 70 seats in the new Parliament.