TripAdvisor announces Travellers’ Choice Destinations on the Rise – Baku ranked #1 in Asia

TripAdvisor, the travel planning and booking site, today announced the Travellers’ Choice awards for Destinations on the Rise, with Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, taking the top spot for Asia, while the laid-back local scene of San Jose del Cabo in Mexico earned the ranking of number one in the world Read more ...

President Ilham Aliyev phones U.S. President-elect Donald Trump

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev made a phone call to President-elect of the USA Donald Trump on November 17, Azertac reported Read more ...

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His Excellency Mr Donald Trump, President-elect of the United States of America

Dear Mr Trump,

I cordially congratulate you on your election as President of the United States of America. Your victory in the election testifies to the friendly American people`s confidence in and support for you Read more ...

Croatian President visits Alley of Martyrs in Baku

President of the Republic of Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic has today visited the Alley of Martyrs in Baku.

A guard of honor was lined up for the Croatian President here Read more...

Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan to further pursue independent policy

Azerbaijan will further continue to move on its current path, pursue independent policy and move forward based on the people’s will, said Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev Read more ...

Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan-Turkey projects crucial for world

Joint energy projects of Azerbaijan and Turkey are of great significance for the world, said Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.

He made the remarks addressing the 23rd World Energy Congress in Istanbul, Turkey Read more ...

Irreplaceable: How War in Karabakh has Threatened the Existence of a Legendary Breed

There is an old Spanish Proverb that states: “A horse is worth more than riches.” This idea has great meaning to me, as I think of the happiness I lost as a young woman, when I ran for my life from the home of my childhood, never to return again Read more ...

The pontiff’s historic trip

As Pope Francis was concluding the trip of the Caucasus, his last stop was the capital of the predominantly Muslim Azerbaijan. In Baku, the pontiff was received with full honors and welcomed by cheering crowds representing the nation’s small Catholic flock as well as more numerous Muslim and Jewish communities Read more ...

Pope Francis visits Alley of Martyrs in Baku

Pope Francis has visited the Alley of Martyrs to commemorate Azerbaijani heroes who gave their lives for the country`s independence and territorial integrity Read more ...


Muhammad Ali’s lesson

Muhammad Ali’s uplifting funeral service reminded the entire world that until very recently this great person, the Champ

Azerbaijan Ambassador Suleymanov discusses Armenian conflict

Azerbaijan Ambassador Elin Suleymanov discusses the conflict with Armenia.Azerbaijan Ambassador Elin Suleymanov discusse

Post- Summit Echo in the Caucasus

Just as our President was completing his successful visit to Washington, D.C., we learned about a new escalation of host

Ambassador Suleymanov Speaks at AJC Board of Governors Institute, Highlights’ the Importance of Tolerance and Inclusiveness

Speaking at the February 22, 2016 diplomatic panel during the American Jewish Committee Board of Governors Institute con





Rising of Baku City Circuit

Rising of Baku City Circuit

A toast to the US-Azerbaijan partnership by DAS Commerce Michael Lally

A toast to the US-Azerbaijan partnership by DAS Commerce Michael Lally

DC Secretary Lauren C Vaughan ‎presents Mayor's proclamation declaring Azerbaijan Republic Day

DC Secretary Lauren C Vaughan ‎presents Mayor's proclamation declaring Azerbaijan Republic Day

Ilham Aliyev (Azerbaijan), Opening Ceremony, 7th UNAOC Global Forum (25-27 April 2016, Baku, Azerbaijan)

Barak Obama ANS-in müxbiri Qənirə Ataşovanın sualına cavab verdi

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On June 14, 2016 new amendments was adopted to the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan “On State Fee” and the rates for visas were changed. These amendments entered into force since June 26, 2016.


A Leader and a Friend: The Loss of Shimon Peres Felt Throughout Azerbaijan

The loss of Shimon Peres was something I experienced on a deeply personal level. I have had the honor of meeting him and have a great understanding of what he stood for; values I also hold dear to my heart and values that are the basis for the great friendship between the State of Israel and the Republic of Azerbaijan. I was honored to be a part of a full delegation from Azerbaijan, led by Deputy Prime Minister Elchin Afandiyev, to attend the funeral of Shimon Peres in Israel Read more ...

News Digest November 23, 2016

Greetings from the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Washington, DC. In this edition of the news digest, you will find stories about celebration of Azerbaijan’s Flag Day, the nation’s important role in implementation of the New Silk Road project and global energy security as well as about Azerbaijan-US and Azerbaijan-Israel relations Read more ...

Azerbaijan ambassador visits Oklahoma; looks to strengthen partnerships

Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the United States, Elin Suleymanov, and his team made their way through the Oklahoma City metro area this week, visiting with top Oklahoma leaders and energy research engineers in order to establish relationships and strengthen partnerships that mutually benefit both nations Read more ...

İlham Əliyev ABŞ-ın yeni seçilmiş Prezidenti Donald Trampa telefonla zəng edib

Azərbaycan Respublikasının Prezidenti İlham Əliyev noyabrın 17-də ABŞ-ın yeni seçilmiş Prezidenti Donald Trampa telefonla zəng edib Read more ...