Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb.19
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received the credentials of newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the US Robert Cekuta on Feb.19.
The head of state also had a conversation with the ambassador.
The parties expressed satisfaction with the fact that the relations between the two countries cover various areas.
It was noted that there are good opportunities for expanding these ties in the fields of regional cooperation, security, combating terrorism, energy, transport and others.
The sides expressed their confidence that Ambassador Robert Cekuta's diplomatic tenure in Azerbaijan will see the relations between the two countries further develop.
The parties also discussed prospects for Azerbaijani-US relations.