MOSCOW, April 15 (RIA Novosti) - Azerbaijani
President Ilham Aliyev will pay a working visit to Moscow on
April 16-17 to discuss economic issues and energy with his
Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev, a Kremlin source said on
The presidents will focus on trade and economic ties,
which "remain a priority," as well as new prospects for
cooperation, including an increase in Azerbaijani natural gas
supplies, the source said. The Nagorny Karabakh conflict will
also be discussed at the talks.
Last year, Russian-Azerbaijani trade hit $2.4 billion, a
39% increase year-on-year.