Azerbaijani diplomat appointed Secretary General of GUAM (Azeri-Press News Agency)

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Altay Efendiyev has been appointed the new Secretary General of The GUAM Organization for Democracy and Economic Development.

The decision was made at the meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of Georgia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Moldova in Bratislava, Slovakia, APA reports.

The Council has decided to hold the next meeting within the frame of the 70th session of the UN General Assembly in New York.

At the meeting of the Council, the Foreign Ministers have discussed the cooperation in different areas including in economy, trade, and law-enforcement. The Ministers made exchange of views on the cooperation with different states and international organizations.