Philip Ricker, the chief advisor of the US State Department on Caucasus negotiations, will visit Azerbaijan on November 28-29.

According to the information given to APA by the US Embassy in Azerbaijan, during his visit to Baku, Ambassador Philip Ricker will meet with government officials, including President Ilham Aliyev and Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov.

"At a time when both sides are trying to reach a lasting peace agreement, Ambassador Ricker will emphasize the continued support of the United States for direct negotiations between Azerbaijan and Armenia," the information said.

It should be noted that today President Ilham Aliyev received the chief advisor of the US State Department on Caucasus negotiations.