The governor of the US state of Minnesota has declared February 26 as Azerbaijani Day

Governor of the State of Minnesota Tim Walz signed a statement declaring February 26 Azerbaijani Day. The signing of such a statement was initiated by the head of Minnesota Azerbaijan Association Gunel Rallis.
The statement said that Azerbaijanis living in Minnesota contribute to local culture by preserving and promoting their mother language, rich national and cultural values and traditions.
The statement can be considered as a success of Azerbaijanis living in Minnesota in promoting the realities about our country.
It should be note that, in 2016, the House of Representatives of the US state of Minnesota passed a resolution on the 24th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide.