Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and his Belarusian counterpart, Alexander Lukashenko, have discussed bilateral ties in one-to-one talks in Baku.
The two presidents praised relations between their countries and said they were developing well in various areas.
The meeting noted that the Belarusian leader's official visit to Azerbaijan would help to expand bilateral relations.
International issues were also discussed.
Before the meeting, the Belarusian leader was officially welcomed to Azerbaijan by President Aliyev.
The presidents inspected a ceremonial Guard of Honour.