No country in Eurasia has closer or warmer ties with Israel Azerbaijan. The relationship between the two countries is particularly surprising because Azerbaijan is a predominantly Muslim country. But the reasons for this close relationship are in the long friendship between Muslim Azerbaijanis and Jews. Respect and tolerance towards national minorities have played a vital role in the development of the country since ancient times to modern.
The relations of Azerbaijan and Israel are a positive, strategic partnership. Flowers Azerbaijan-Israel trade cooperation, and translates into almost 4 billion dollars annually. Although previously focused on the oil and gas, now it extends to other sectors of the economy.
Relations between Israel and Azerbaijan and Azerbaijanis among Muslims and Jews Azerbaijanis, cannot be explained by simple self-interest mutual. There are common values and a shared history pervades contemporary relationships. Both countries are enriched by human connections between them and the determination to live in diverse and religiously tolerant societies.