United States once again supports Southern Gas Corridor
The US State Department Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs, Amos Hochstein, said during a visit to Baku that the United States will continue cooperating with Azerbaijan on the Southern Gas Corridor gas pipeline project. According to him, the US is a friend and strategic partner of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
"Today we had a meeting with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, at which we discussed the issues of energy security and the role of Azerbaijan and the United States in the partnership, the delivery of Azerbaijani gas to Europe, which is a part of the solution to the problem of energy security in Europe. Under the leadership of President Ilham Aliyev, Azerbaijan has played an important role in transforming ideas into reality," Trend quoted him as saying.