Israeli ambassador to Azerbaijan visits country’s south regions

Ambassador of Israel to Azerbaijan Dan Stav has visited the country’s south regions – Lerik and Astara. The diplomat met with the officials of regions, was informed about the history and development of the area, in particular, the natural tourism potential of both regions.

The major purpose of the visit was to discuss opportunities for enhancing cooperation in various fields, especially agriculture, tourism and health sectors and to strengthen people to people connections. Ambassador Stav emphasized that Israel is fully aware of the importance that Azerbaijan attributes to diversification of the economy and attracting foreign investments these days.

As part of getting acquainted with the economic potential of these regions, Ambassador Stav visited a number of local industries.