Mariah Carey, Nicole Scherzinger and Black Eyed Peas to perform at Baku race

The organisers of the Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku have announced a star-studded line-up for its Formula 1 race weekend concerts, which will be free to access for all F1 ticket holders Read more ...

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. Navy Memorial and Naval Heritage Center More ...

Azerbaijan - One address of all entertainment

Azerbaijan offers plenty of fun. You may find history, culture, nature, sea, mountains, ski resort, music and sports events, night life and much more just in one address More ...

Opening ceremony of Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games

The opening ceremony of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games is being held in the Baku Olympic Stadium. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev and First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva are taking part in the event Read more ...

Shusha's Quarter of a Century - long Devastation

On May 8, 1992, exactly 25 years ago, Armenian forces occupied the center of Azerbaijani community and the cultural icon of Karabakh, the town of Shusha. For quarter of a century, Shusha, just like the rest of Azerbaijan's occupied lands is mostly ruined and its cultural heritage devastated and silent Read more ...

Peace, human security at forefront of UN intercultural dialogue forum

The integration of migrants in cities, countering the rise of violent extremism, as well as youth radicalization on the Internet are just some of the issues being discussed at a United Nations conference opening on Friday in Baku, Azerbaijan Read more ...

Discover Baku

Baku, one of the most alluring and cosmopolitan cities in the world is located at the crossroads of Europe and Asia; its name meaning “city of winds” or “city on the hill”. The city is a large scientific, cultural and industrial centre. Ancient foundations, its large area and population all make Baku one of the oldest and largest cities in the East. Baku is situated on the shore of the Caspian Sea in the south of the Absheron peninsula. Baku perfectly combines the beauty and intrigue of its ancient past with its ambition to establish itself as a modern European city featuring award winning architecture, business centres and skyscrapers Read more ...

Let's go shopping!

We warmly invite you to the most anticipated fashion event of the year - Baku Shopping Festival! This is more than just another international festival being held in Baku. The first-ever Baku Shopping Festival coming later this year will include shopping Read more ...

President Ilham Aliyev congratulates Azerbaijani people on Novruz holiday

Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has congratulated the country’s people on the occasion of Novruz holiday Read more ...

Consular Service of the Embassy of Azerbaijan has launched its Facebook page

We are glad to announce that Consular Service of the Embassy of Azerbaijan has launched its Facebook page. You can now ask your questions regarding consular issues by visiting this page on Facebook.

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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

​ Shusha's Quarter of a Century - long Devastation

On May 8, 1992, exactly 25 years ago, Armenian forces occupied the center of Azerbaijani community and the cultural icon

Azerbaijan's Ambassadors On The Country’s History, Economy And Elections

As an oil-rich country on the border of Southeast Europe, Asia and the Middle East, Azerbaijan has drawn from a variety

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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

Barak Obama ANS-in müxbiri Qənirə Ataşovanın sualına cavab verdi

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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.

10 things to do in Baku

Inspired by Eurovision to visit Baku? You're in luck. Travelling to Azerbaijan used to mean a convoluted and inconvenient visa process that turned off travellers and stifled tourism. But in January of this year the new “ASAN e-visa” system came online, allowing citizens of 81 countries, including the UK, Australia, and US, to quickly apply and receive the visa via email Read more ...

News Digest May 10, 2017

Greetings from the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Washington, DC. In this edition of the news digest, you will find stories about 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue, the nation’s important role in global energy security as well as about Azerbaijan-U.S. and Azerbaijan-Israel relations Read more ...

Azerbaijan marks 94th birthday anniversary of National Leader Heydar Aliyev

Heydar Alirza oghlu Aliyev was born on May 10, 1923 in Nakhchivan city of Azerbaijan. In 1939, after graduating from the Nakhchivan Pedagogical School, he entered the Architecture Department of the Industrial Institute of Azerbaijan (now the State Oil Academy of Azerbaijan), but the incipient war impeded the completion of his education Read more ...

Documentary “Objective Baku. Hitler’s War on Oil”

In the film, the history of the World War 2nd is looked at from completely new standpoint – a battle for oil. With the timing of 52 minutes, the colour documentary’s shooting took place in the course of 14 months. While working on the documentary “Targeting Baku. How Hitler Lost the Battle for Oil”, 200-hour video material, as well as numerous photos and other documents were examined in archives of Azerbaijan, Germany, the Great Britain, France and Russia. In the film, video materials reflecting different battle scenes - so far not shown - are presented in a restored colour format More ...