Azerbaijan Airlines signs for five 787s, two Boeing freighters

Azerbaijan Airlines signed an agreement with Boeing placing a firm order for five 787-8s and committing to order two very large freighters, either the 747-8F or the 777F Read more ...

Opening ceremony of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway gets underway

A solemn opening ceremony of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway has got underway at Baku International Sea Trade Port Read more ...

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev meets with US President Donald Trump

The President of Azerbaijan Republic Ilham Aliyev met with the US President Donald Trump in New York. Vice-president of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva posted a photo from the meeting on her Instagram account Read more ...

At UN, Azerbaijan urges respect for Security Council measures; cites support for cultural diversity

Addressing the General Assembly, the President of Azerbaijan, spoke about the country's successes in socio-economic development and support of cultural diversity and said that while Security Council resolutions calling for the withdrawal of Armenian troops from its territory have been ignored, Azerbaijan remains an “engaged” Member of the United Nations Read more ...

Ilham Aliyev addressed opening of 72nd Session of UN General Assembly

The 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly has today opened in New York Read more ...

Champions League round-up: Qarabag make history by qualifying for group stages

FK Qarabag became the first team from Azerbaijan to make the Champions League group stages after beating Copenhagen Read more ...

Ilham Aliyev met with US Secretary of State in Istanbul

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today met with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Istanbul Read more ...

Comments by Spokesperson of the MFA on the situation in the frontline and killing and wounding of Azerbaijani civilians as the result of attacks of the armed forces of Armenia

On July 4, as the the result of targeted and deliberate attacking of civilians and civilian objects of the Alkhanli village of Fizuli region of Azerbaijan by armed forces of Armenia with 82 and 120 mm mortars and heavy grenade launchers Guliyeva Sahiba (born in 1967) and her 2 years old granddaughter Guliyeva Zahra were killed Read more ...

Formula One discovers Baku. Washington discovers the Trans-Caspian Trade and Transit Corridor

The Trans-Caspian East-West Trade and Transit Corridor brings together the Central Asia, Caspian and Black Sea strategic regions to form a viable trade and transit corridor between Europe and East & South-East Asia. Connecting trade, people and economies, the modern trans-Caspian corridor has extensive and integrated network of infrastructure, special economic zones, harmonized customs, cross-border procedures and more along this route More ...

Azerbaijan preview quotes - Force India, Williams, Renault, Sauber, Toro Rosso & more

The F1 paddock heads back across the Atlantic to its third street track in a row for this weekend’s 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Those involved look ahead to competing around the spectacular Baku City Circuit Read more ...

Ambassador diary

Rest in Peace, Maestro Sadigov!

Maestro Chingiz Sadigov

 

Almost two weeks after the death of Maestro Chingiz Sadigov, it is still very hard for m

Rest in Peace, Professor Zadeh!

We all have read books and seen movies about geniuses. I have been honored to personally know one, and his name was Lotf

Formula One discovers Baku. Washington discovers the Trans-Caspian Trade and Transit Corridor

The Trans-Caspian East-West Trade and Transit Corridor brings together the Central Asia, Caspian and Black Sea strategic

Festive and well-attended celebration of the Azerbaijan Republic Day and the Armed Forces Day hosted by the Embassy

Festive and well-attended celebration of the Azerbaijan Republic Day and the Armed Forces Day hosted by the Embassy at t

Washington Premiere of Ali and Nino

Washington Premiere of Ali and Nino co-hosted by the embassies of Azerbaijan and Georgia to the United States at the U.S

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Secretary of the DC Lauren C. Vaughan reads a proclamation from Mayor Muriel Bowser

Secretary of the DC Lauren C. Vaughan reads a proclamation from Mayor Muriel Bowser

Ambassador Elin Suleymanov speaks at the Azerbaijan Republic Day and Armed Forces day celebration

Ambassador Elin Suleymanov speaks at the Azerbaijan Republic Day and Armed Forces day celebration on June 7, 2017 at the Andrew Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C.

Thomas Shannon delivers remarks on U.S.- Azerbaijan partnership

Under Secretary of State Thomas Shannon delivers remarks on U.S.- Azerbaijan partnership

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

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CONSULAR CORNER

In this section, our colleagues will provide regular advice and information on consular matters. We welcome your questions and suggestions for the Consular Corner topics

Consular section closure for the Holidays

Consular section will be closed from January 2 to 4, 2017 due to the Public Holidays of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

President Aliyev pays tribute to martyrs

Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev visited the Alley of Martyrs on January 20, the Day of National Mourning, to pay tribute to the victims of the bloody January 1990 tragedy Read more ...

The Price of Freedom: Remembering January 20, 1990

On this, 27th anniversary of the tragic events of January 20, 1990 in Baku we are re-posting an article by Ambassador Elin Suleymanov published on 2010 Read more ...

Mystic Azerbaijan

Late in the evening your plane lands at the airport in Baku. You will be warmly welcomed at the airport by our guide, who will stand by you during the whole your trip. Our bus will take you to the hotel where you can relax after the flight Read more ...

17 Epic Places You Never Thought To Travel, But Should

“Untapped” may be the best way to describe this coastal country between Iran and Russia. Start in the capital of Baku, whose Old City has UNESCO world heritage status as a rare example of ancient architecture. Then, move out to explore quaint rural villages at the base of the Great Caucasus mountains. Former Peace Corps volunteers have set up a network of local homestays to help visitors enjoy the country’s outer fringes, where paved roads are scarce but the land is lush Read more ...