The Benjamin Gettler Annual Policy Trip visited Azerbaijan from October 22-26, 2023. Members of the delegation included:

  • LtGen Carl “Sam” Mundy, USMC (ret.) – Commander, Marine Forces Central Command
  • Lt Gen Chris Nowland, USAF (ret.) – Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations, Headquarters U.S. Air Force

Meetings included:

  • Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Foreign Policy Advisor to the President of Azerbaijan on Defense Cooperation, Iran, and the Azerbaijani Jewish Community
  • Deputy Minister of Economy
  • Deputy Minister of Energy
  • Ambassador of Israel to Azerbaijan
  • U.S. Chargé d’Affaires to Azerbaijan
  • U.S. Defense Attaché to Azerbaijan
  • The State Committee on Religious Associations
  • Visit with the Mountain Jew Community of Quba