The Year In Review 2017

By AzeriAmerica | Top Stories of 2017 – Highlights of the last 12 months

The California Azerbaijan Friendship Association (CAFA) uniting Azerbaijani community established

The California Azerbaijan Friendship Association (CAFA) – the first ever organization uniting the vibrant Azerbaijani community of the U.S. State of …

Eric Garcetti

Azerbaijani classical music by world-famous composers Fikret Amirov and Niyazi in California

Led by its renowned artistic director Michael Neumann, the Sacramento Youth Symphony is one of the best youth symphonies in the entire nation.<p>The …

Azerbaijani writer Mir Jalal’s literary legacy presented in Los Angeles

The event was attended by foreign diplomats, members of various communities, faith leaders, journalists, representatives of think tanks, cultural and …

U.S. Trade Mission to Azerbaijan was a response to the rapid growth of opportunities in Azerbaijan

The United States – Azerbaijan Chamber of Commerce (USACC), based in Washington, D.C., has successfully completed the largest ever US Trade Mission …

Ilham Aliyev attended reception hosted by US President Donald Trump and his wife

Ilham Aliyev attended reception hosted by US President Donald Trump and his wife.<p>US President Donald Trump and his wife have hosted a reception in …

E-visa to Azerbaijan Within 3 Hours

<b>U.S and Canadian Citizens can get an E-visa to Azerbaijan Within 3 Hours.</b><p>The Azerbaijani visa application process is actually a lot more simple these …

‘Inner City’ by Azerbaijani filmmaker has won the Gold Remi Award at the 50th Worldfest festival in USA

‘Inner City’ by Azerbaijani filmmaker Ilgar Safat has won the Gold Remi Award at the 50th Worldfest festival in Houston, Texas, USA.<p>The film was …

Photo exhibition dedicated to Azerbaijan’s capital city Baku held in San Diego

Photo exhibition dedicated to Azerbaijan’s capital city of Baku was opened at the Meyer Fine Art gallery in San Diego. Titled “A Week in Baku through …

“Pomegranates and Saffron”book by Azerbaijani Author Feride Buyuran was Added to the Collection of the Library of Congress

Library of Congress, the de facto national library of the United States and the largest library in the world has extended its …

Representatives of the world music societies came together in New York to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Jevdet Hajiyev, a prominent Azerbaijani composer

Representatives of the world music societies came together in New York to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Jevdet Hajiyev, a prominent Azerbaijani …

Azerbaijani Actress Nominated for the Best Actress Award at Wordfest-Houston

Azerbaijani actress Tahmina Rafaella has been nominated for the Best Actress award for her performance in Inner City at WorldFest-Houston, Azerbaijan …

Azerbaijani National Dress is Featured at Macy’s Downtown Washington

Azerbaijani National Dress is Featured at Macy’s Downtown Washington.<p>Azerbaijani national dress is featured at Macy’s Metro Center in Washington, DC …

Postage stamp dedicated to 25th anniversary of Azerbaijan-U.S. diplomatic relations issued in Los Angeles

A commemorative postage stamp dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and the United States …

Los Angeles

Pomegranates & Saffron – A Culinary Journey to Azerbaijan at the Library of Congress, Washington, DC Featuring Feride Buyuran Author Talk and Food Tasting

Pomegranates & Saffron<p>A Culinary Journey to Azerbaijan at the Library of Congress<p>Washington, DC<p>Featuring<p><b>Feride Buyuran</b><p>Author Talk and Food Tasting<p>On …

Azerbaijan was presented at the famous Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show

Azerbaijan’s tourism potential was presented at the Los Angeles Times Travel Show held on February 18-19, 2017. Attended by over 30,000 visitors, the …

Los Angeles

“Leyli and Majnun” opera presented in New York, NY

“Leyli and Majnun” opera by famous composer Uzeyir Hajibayli was presented in New York, US.<p>The Mark Morris Dance Group’s new collaboration with the …

Azerbaijani Music featured in the new book “The Music of Central Asia” published in USA

Azerbaijani Music featured in the new book “The Music of Central Asia” published in USA.<p>The Music of Central Asia surveys the rich and diverse …