UK names new ambassador to Azerbaijan

Politics Materials 3 February 2016 16:22 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 3

By Anakhanum Khidayatova - Trend:

The United Kingdom appointed a new ambassador to Azerbaijan, according to a message posted on the UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office's website Feb. 3.

"Dr Carole Crofts has been appointed Her Majesty's Ambassador to Republic of Azerbaijan in succession to Mr Irfan Siddiq OBE, who will be transferring to another Diplomatic Service appointment," read the message.

Crofts will take up her appointment during May 2016.