Las Vegas congratulates Baku on 100th anniversary of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic
The Mayor of the City of Las Vegas of the U.S. State of Nevada Carolyn Goodman signed a congratulatory proclamation honoring the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, the Muslim world’s first secular democracy (1918-20).
In the proclamation, which was sent to the Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles, the Mayor extends her best wishes "as this special anniversary is celebrated and as our two nations continue to strengthen and develop our friendship and partnership," APA reported.
It should be noted that known as the Entertainment Capital of the World, Las Vegas annually ranks as one of the world's most visited tourist destinations. It is the most populated city in the State of Nevada and the leading financial, commercial, and cultural center for the state.