Bulgarian PM's Azerbaijan visit canceled

Kiril Petkov, Bulgaria

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# 16 June 2022 14:25 (UTC +04:00)

Visit of Bulgarian Prime Minister Kiril Petkov to Azerbaijan scheduled for June 16, has been canceled, APA reports citing Bulgarian Radio.

In a statement, the Bulgar government has related cancelation of the visit to discussion of amendments to the country budget in the parliament and the Prime Minister's presence in Parliament personally to support Speaker of the high legislative body Nikola Minchev.

Kiril Petkov has personally made a telephone call to President Ilham Aliyev and informed him about postponement of the visit.

Kiril Petkov had to attend the Global Baku Forum, as well as to conduct discussions on prospects of soon transportation of Azerbaijani gas to Bulgaria today.