Türk Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) Azerbaijan Member Mayor of Berde Sadıq Halilov and his accompanying delegation visited TDBB on 11 October 2021.

In the delegation met with TDBB Secretary General Fahri Solak at the Union Headquarters, Mayor of Berde Sadıq Halilov, Parliament Member of Azerbaijan Berde Fatma Yıldırım and Secretary General of Union of Azerbaijan Municipalities Tofig Hasanov took place. 

In the meeting, where the brotherhood of Turkey and Azerbaijan was emphasized, the importance of mutual experience sharing in the field of municipality was expressed. During the visit, TDBB projects and what can be done within the scope of sister city relations were evaluated.

Mayor of Berde Sadıq Halilov stated that they were in Istanbul for the signing ceremony of the Sister City Protocol with Beykoz Municipality and thanked TDBB for their contributions in this process. Mayor Khalilov, who gave information about the city of Berde, invited the TDBB delegation to the city of Berde.

On the other hand, TDBB Secretary General Fahri Solak said: “We are ready to provide all kinds of support for the development of the Karabakh Region in terms of municipality by TDBB. We thought that Beykoz would be the most suitable sister city with Berde Municipality, and as a result of the steps taken by Beykoz Municipality, this sister city protocol was signed with a ceremony today. In the next period, we are ready to develop the relations between Azerbaijan and Turkish Municipalities. Thank you for your invitation. We want to further strengthen our relations by taking a delegation from TDBB to Azerbaijan in April.”

The visit ended with the exchange of gifts and a group photo shot to commemorate the day.