News & Events

Formula 1 Updates – June 7, 2016

With the start of the Formula 1 Race in Baku right around the corner, the U.S. Embassy in Azerbaijan is helping U.S. citizens prepare for a safe and successful stay in Baku and throughout Azerbaijan.  We invite you to explore and share the following resources containing essential travel information for visitors and residents: For the ...
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Europe Travel Alert – May 31, 2016

As part of the State Department’s continuous efforts to provide Americans travelling abroad with information about relevant events, we are alerting U.S. citizens to the risk of potential terrorist attacks throughout Europe, targeting major events, tourist sites, restaurants, commercial centers and transportation. The large number of tourists visiting Europe in the summer months will present greater ...
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U. S. Deputy Assistant Secretary Bridget Brink’s Remarks after June 23-24 Trip to Azerbaijan

I am really pleased to be back in Azerbaijan. During this visit, I have had the chance to meet the President, Foreign Minister, opposition groups, and recently released political prisoners. My goal has been to institutionalize the deepening cooperation with Azerbaijan across the three aspects of our relationship: security, economy and energy, and democracy and ...
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Europe Travel Alert

In light of upcoming high visibility public events in Azerbaijan, the U.S. Embassy reminds U.S. citizens of the Europe Travel Alert issued by the U.S. Department of State on March 22, 2016: Europe Travel Alert The State Department alerts U.S. citizens to potential risks of travel to and throughout Europe following several terrorist attacks, including the March 22 ...
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Security Message: Escalation of Violence in Nagorno-Karabakh

The U.S. Embassy is aware of media reports indicating that the escalation of ceasefire violations continues in Azerbaijan’s occupied territories and along the Line of Contact in the Nagorno-Karabakh region.  The situation remains fluid and there have been reports of civilian casualties.  U.S. citizens currently present in Nagorno-Karabakh are advised to leave. The U.S. Embassy ...
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