Novruz celebrated in Washington
The Mayflower Renaissance Hotel in Washington has hosted a gala evening dedicated to the Novruz holiday organized by the 'Friends of the Assembly of Azerbaijan'.
The Ambassador of Azerbaijan to the US, Elin Suleymanov, gave the congratulatory speech, stressing that Novruz has been celebrated in Azerbaijan since ancient times and is one of the most anticipated events of the year. This holiday, the diplomat said, marks the beginning of spring and rebirth, the equality of day and night, reports AzerTAj.
The evening was attended by about 200 people, including members of the Azerbaijan diaspora in Washington, representatives of the diplomatic corps and friends of Azerbaijan.