Diaspora warns of grave consequences over renewed fighting in Nagorno-Karabakh.
The president expressed regret over the outbreak of violence in the region and the victims on both sides.
Azerbaijan's makes the country extremely strategic for all the major regional players. Its significance for Israel becomes even greater when considering that it borders Iran.
Azerbaijan has acknowledged using Israeli-made weapons in its fighting with ethnic Armenian forces around Nagorno-Karabakh.
Armenia is even trying to manipulate relations between Azerbaijan and its foreign partners, including Israel.
Jewish communities in Azerbaijan are among the numerous ethnic groups that coexisted with the general population and continue to do so to this day.
Azerbaijan, a predominantly Shi’ite country, is also home to other ethnic and religious groups, including ancient Zoroastrian, Christian and Jewish communities.