Richard Morningstar leaves Azerbaijan

Baku: U.S. Ambassador to Azerbaijan Richard Morningstar has today left the country due to the end of his diplomatic mission, the U.S. Embassy in Azerbaijan told APA.

Richard Morningstar held the post of ambassador to Azerbaijan in 2012-2014.

United States President Barack Obama has nominated Robert Francis Cekuta, the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Bureau of Energy Resources at the Department of State, as a new ambassador to Azerbaijan.

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY