Chairman of US Helsinki Commission congratulates Azerbaijan

  • 10:32 29 May 2020

Chairman of US Helsinki Commission congratulates Azerbaijan

Chairman of the US Helsinki Commission, member of Working Group on Azerbaijan in the Congress, Representative for Florida in House of Representatives Alcee Hastings has issued a statement on the occasion of the National Holiday of Azerbaijan – 102nd anniversary of the Republic Day, Azerbaijan’s Embassy to the US told APA.

Congress member noted in his statement that Azerbaijan, which is the first secular democratic state in the Muslim world and regained its independence after the collapse of the Soviet Union, is partner of the US in field of protection of regional stability and security.

Azerbaijan’s role in the field of regional security and stability, support to fight against terrorism and non-proliferation, as well as US troops in Afghanistan, and contribution to UN and NATO peacekeepers have also been noted in the statement.