Date: 11 November 2016 16:46
Astrakhan, November 11, AZERTAC
A press conference on awarding an honorary professorship of Astrakhan State University to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has been held at the university.
On October 24 this year, the Academic Council of Astrakhan State University conferred honorary professorship upon the Azerbaijani President for his role in developing relations between Azerbaijan and Astrakhan in the field of education as well as his contribution to deepening ties with Russia, including the Astrakhan region.
In his remarks, rector of Astrakhan State University Alexander Lunyov hailed the importance of educational cooperation in developing relations between the Astrakhan region and the Republic of Azerbaijan.