US-Azerbaijan Convention kicks off

WASHINGTON (CIHAN)- Two-day long US Azerbaijan Convention kicked off with a premiere on Tuesday in Washington D.C.

The event, held at Willard Hotel, was attended by many senators and deputies from the US government.

Obama administration’s Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Energy Diplomacy, Amos Hochstein, is listed among the event’s speakers. The announced guest speakers include the US Senators Ayotte (R-NH), Begich (D-AK), Donnelly (D-IN), Pryor (D-AR), Schumer (D-NY), Warner (D-VA), and Wicker (R-MS). Also announced are Congressional Breakfast and Congressional Luncheon with twenty seven US Representatives from both parties. Retired US politicians and senior military officials, members of influential American think-tanks and Azerbaijani officials are also participating.