Baku, Azerbaijan, April 2
A resolution supporting the strategic partnership between the U.S. and Azerbaijan was passed in the House of Representatives of the U.S. State of Mississippi, the Azerbaijani embassy in the U.S said on April 2.
Azerbaijan is a strategic partner of the U.S. The sides have been cooperating in various fields for over 20 years, according to the document.
The resolution stressed Azerbaijan's great achievements in the economic sphere.
It should be stressed that Azerbaijan is the initiator of such large-scale and strategic projects as the Baku -Tbilisi- Ceyhan and the Baku -Tbilisi -Erzurum pipelines and the Baku- Tbilisi-Kars railway.
Last year, the House of Representatives of Mississippi recognized the Khojaly tragedy as genocide.
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