Azerbaijan, Baku, July 6 / Trend S.Agayeva /
Hardijs Baumanis will lead the Latvian Embassy in Azerbaijan.
Latvian President Valdis Zatlers is expected to receive Baumanis and hand over his credentials for service in Azerbaijan today.
Prior to his appointment to Azerbaijan, Baumanis led Latvia's diplomatic mission to Lithuania, the Latvian Embassy in Baku told Trend.
Baumanis will replace Michael Popkovs, who has worked in Azerbaijan since 2006.