The US has jurisdiction over marital issues if one party resides in the US; the proper jursidiction is the county where the individual resides.
This is addressed in statute ARS 25-312; also please see here
If the divorce is not contested (as to alimony and property division) a decree can be entered within 60 days; if it goes to trial that generally adds several months on to the process.
The person outside of the US must be properly served; please see:
Normally it is best to hire a process server in that country, or a process server in this country that has affiliations.
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