Monthly Archives: October 2015

Azerbaijan’s bizarre influence-peddling business in Washington drying up… At least on paper

Amid a sharp and prolonged oil price slump, which has been hurting petro-states since early this year, the lobbyists in the U.S. capital are about to lose one of their lavish clients – Azerbaijan. Over the years, representatives of the oil-rich post-Soviet country with poor human rights records have lobbied on Capitol Hill, the real […]