Israeli Ambassador in Baku Rafael Harpaz has said there is zero tolerance of anti-Semitism in Azerbaijan.
“Azerbaijan can be a model for other countries in terms of attitude towards Jews,” said the Ambassador as he attended a workshop dealing with Azerbaijani-Israeli relations in New York. “Jews live in peace and stability in Azerbaijan,” he added.
Mr. Harpaz praised Azerbaijan-Israel relations in the fields of healthcare, water technologies, defence and energy. He said there was great potential for developing cooperation in the area of high technologies.
Azerbaijani Ambassador in Washington Elin Suleymanov highlighted the activities of the Jewish community of Azerbaijan.
Executive Director of the American Jewish Committee David Harris said Azerbaijan was an important partner for the United States.