Azerbaijani sources report that U.S. President Barack Obama has expressed his gratitude to Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev for his kind congratulatory letter.
“I express my gratitude for your kind congratulatory letter. I wish cooperation between the two countries to continue and to further strengthen over the next four years. I am sure that we will successfully cope with the challenges that we face in many parts of the world by exerting joint efforts. Once again I express my gratitude for your kind words,” Obama’s letter said.