Khojaly genocide: 25 years pass since tragedy of 20th century

On February 26, 1992, Armenian military committed an act of genocide against the 7,000 population of the Azerbaijani town of Khojaly.

As many as 613 people, including 63 children, 106 women and 70 old people were killed as a result of the massacre. A total of 1,000 civilians became disabled in the onslaught. Eight families were completely annihilated, 130 children lost one parent, while 25 lost both parents. Some 1,275 innocent residents were taken hostage, while the fate of 150 people still remains unknown Read more ...

Ilham Aliyev: SGC – issue of energy security and energy security is national security of countries

The Southern Gas Corridor is an issue of energy security and the energy security is national security of countries, said Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev addressing the Southern Gas Corridor (SGC) Advisory Council’s Third Ministerial Meeting that kicked off in the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku Feb. 23 Read more ...

Mehriban Aliyeva appointed as Azerbaijani first vice-president

President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, UNESCO and ISESCO Goodwill Ambassador, MP Mehriban Aliyeva was appointed First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan by President Ilham Aliyev`s order Feb. 21. Read more ...

Ilham Aliyev: Our target to complete SGC project by 2020

The Southern Gas Corridor is already a reality, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said during the "On the Road to (Price) Stability? The return of OPEC and the Geopolitics of Oil" roundtable as part of the Munich Security Conference Read more ...

Azerbaijan's economic priorities for 2017

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Azerbaijan marks Solidarity Day of World Azerbaijanis

Every year, December 31 is celebrated as the Solidarity Day of the World Azerbaijanis Read more...

Prezident İlham Əliyev dünya azərbaycanlılarını təbrik edib

Əziz həmvətənlər! Hörmətli soydaşlar! 31 Dekabr - Dünya Azərbaycanlılarının Həmrəylik Günü bütün soydaşlarımızın mənəvi birliyinin rəmzi kimi hər il geniş qeyd olunur. Bu sevimli bayram ərəfəsində sizi ürəkdən salamlayır, hamınıza xoşbəxtlik və əmin-amanlıq arzulayıram Read more ...

Statements by PM Netanyahu and President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev

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Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu arrives in Azerbaijan for working visit

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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 ...


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

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

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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.

First VP Mehriban Aliyeva: “I will justify confidence in me”

Mehriban Aliyeva, who has been appointed the First Vice President of Azerbaijan, thanked President Ilham Aliyev for the high confidence in her, Azerbaijan’s AzTV channel reported Read more ...

President: Mehriban Aliyeva plays important, active role in Azerbaijan’s sociopolitical life

Upon President Ilham Aliyev's order, Mehriban Aliyeva has been appointed the First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Read more ...

USACC Annual Conference on U.S.-Azerbaijan Relations

The United States-Azerbaijan Chamber of Commerce (USACC), based in Washington D.C., aims to help strengthen business ties in both countries for the benefit of private companies, and for the public and consumers they serve. To that end, we are pleased to invite you to our next annual conference on United States-Azerbaijan relations, scheduled to take place at the historic Willard InterContinental Hotel, conveniently located just one block from the White House.

2017 USACC Annual Conference promises to bring together high-level business leaders and government officials from both countries. Participants will be able to hear firsthand of the myriad business and growth opportunities attendant to investment in Azerbaijan, as well as learn about the experience of industry peers through various panel discussions.

Conference will focus on recent economic reforms, investment environment, public-private partnerships, trade and commercial opportunities for American companies in Azerbaijan, particularly in agriculture, agribusiness, food processing, chemical/petrochemical industry and renewable energy. Azerbaijani companies will learn about the products, services, technology and investment opportunities that American companies have to offer.

About USACC. United States - Azerbaijan Chamber of Commerce (USACC) is an independent, non-profit, Washington-based and federally recognized organization aimed at promoting and supporting economic and business cooperation between the United States and Azerbaijan Read more...

Meeting of US, Russian chiefs of general staffs focused on priority issues

The meeting of Russian Chief of the General Staff Gen. Valery Gerasimov and US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford in Baku was focused on priority issues between the two sides, the US Ambassador to Azerbaijan Robert Cekuta told reporters in Baku Feb. 17 Read more ...