Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – Seen by a Diplomat’s Spouse – Elvira Arasli

“The wife of the ambassador Elman Arasli says in the beginning of the book, ‘In the Spring of 1994, we arrived in the Arabian Peninsula. My husband Elman Arasli was appointed extraordinary plenipotentiary ambassador representing the Azerbaijan Republic at the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. We had to establish the first embassy for our newly independent state in this country. To tell the truth, I was not at all willing to travel to any place, as this meant parting again with the children and leaving home…”