Official Baku Tries to Exchange Citizens of Azerbaijan Serving Their Sentence in Georgia
Azerbaijan, Baku, 15 January/corr. Trend K.Ramazanova/ Official Baku tried to exchange citizens of Azerbaijan serving prison sentences in Georgia. The Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Georgia Namig Aliyev raised this issue during a meeting with the acting President of Georgia Nino Burjanadze.
Azerbaijan is ready to cooperate in returning Georgian citizens to their country, the Ambassador said to Trend from Tbilisi. According to the Ambassador, the Georgian Ministry of Justice was informed about the position of Azerbaijan in respect to this.
According to Aliyev, the exchange of prisoners will be of great help to the prisoners' families who have to go to Georgia to visit them.
Burjanadze promised to return to the question after the 20 January; the inauguration of the Georgian President.