Azerbaijan, Baku / Тrend corr K. Ramazanova / Israeli Embassy is ready to render security assistance to Azerbaijan, Israeli Ambassador to Azerbaijan Artur Lenk said on 29 October when commenting on temporary suspension in activities of several diplomatic corps and foreign companies in Azerbaijan.
"We are ready to assist Azerbaijan in that, because we have experience in combating terrorism," Ambassador said.
Foreign companies' offices located in the Landmark business centre in the centre of Baku were temporary shut down due to security issues in the morning of 29 October.
Operation of BP Azerbaijan's large department located in Landmark, as well as StatoilHydro Baku office and the US Embassy was also suspended.
Nasimi District police officers detained 2 men in front of the US Embassy. They wore long beards and tried to take photos of the building.