Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov.1
By Taleh Aghaverdiyev - Trend:
High voter turnout is being observed in the ongoing parliamentary election in Azerbaijan, Estonian observer Uno Silberg told reporters Nov.1.
This election is very important for Azerbaijan, he said.
"We are carefully observing this process," said Silberg. "I think that the voting process has been organized very well."
"We talked to many voters. They noted that the election in Azerbaijan is transparent, and the candidates are competing on equal terms," the Estonian observer added.
Silberg noted that it is not his first visit to Baku for observing the elections.
The observer believes that each time, the election process even more improves in Azerbaijan.
"I am confident that democracy is at a high level in Azerbaijan," he said.
The parliamentary election is being held in Azerbaijan Nov. 1.
Some 503 international observers from 40 organizations and over 66,000 local observers monitor the parliamentary election in Azerbaijan. As many as 767 candidates claim for 125 seats in the Azerbaijani parliament.
Edited by SI