Azerbaijan one of fastest growing economies in its region – U.S. congressman
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct.13
By Sabina Ahmadova - Trend:
Azerbaijan is one of the fastest growing economies in its region, U.S. Congressman from Texas Henry Cuellar said during a roundtable discussion at the University of the Incarnate Word, said the statement on the website of the U.S. House of Representatives.
The University of the Incarnate Word is a private Catholic university whose main campus is located in San Antonio and Alamo Heights, Texas.
Azerbaijan's Ambassador to the U.S., Elin Suleymanov also took part in the discussion.
Cuellar also said that Azerbaijan is a strategic partner to the U.S., adding that there is vast opportunity to strengthen South Texas's relationship with Azerbaijan.
"I look forward to seeing the continued development of Azerbaijan and the strengthening of our bilateral relationship."
The roundtable also featured students and professors of the University of the Incarnate Word. The participants discussed Azerbaijan's foreign policy, economic and security issues, as well as cooperation between Azerbaijan and the U.S.