US Lobbying Firm Launders Azerbaijan’s Reputation — And Gets “Laundromat” Cash

A purportedly private Azerbaijani organization paid over a million and a half dollars to a US firm to lobby for the country in Washington. That organization was secretly funded by the Azerbaijani Laundromat.

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev speaks during the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland January 2018.