Azeraijan, Russia to build bridge over Samur river

The Ministries of Transport of Azerbaijan and Russia signed a protocol on the reconstruction of the existing bridge and construction of the new bridge across the river Samur, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Transport reported on Wednesday.

According to the report, the protocol was signed during the meeting between Azerbaijan's Minister of Transport Ziya Mammadov and Russian Transport Minister Maksim Sokolov, in Samur border checkpoint.

"There was an exchange of views on construction of the new bridge and the reconstruction of the old bridge across the river Samur during the meeting, after which a relevant protocol was signed," the report said.

During the meeting the parties discussed the current state of relations between Azerbaijan and Russia in the sphere of transport, as well as the prospects of their development. Moreover, the parties discussed various aspects of bilateral cooperation.

Adapted from TODAY.AZ