Azerbaijani journalism is developing and playing a big positive role in the society, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said at the opening ceremony of the newly-built second building for journalists in Baku July 20.
All freedoms, including the freedom of speech are ensured in Azerbaijan, the president noted.
The head of state said there are thousands of press agencies operating in the country, stressing that Azerbaijani media today sheds light on numerous problems that concern society, conducts valuable analyses, and plays a key role in the development of society.
The president outlined that the development of media is in the limelight. President Aliyev added that he holds regular meetings with media representatives and that the construction of buildings for journalists is a manifestation of this policy.