Two Azerbaijani Opposition Leaders May Reach Agreement on Participation of Presidential Elections
Azerbaijan, Baku, 3 March / Trend corr. S.Ilhamgizi / During their meeting Eldar Namazov, leader of the Public Forum 'For Azerbaijan' and Rasul Guliyev, ex-speaker and chairman of Open Society party, may reach an agreement on participation in the upcoming presidential elections, Yagub Abbasov, Deputy Chairman of Open Society party, stated.
There is a plan to nominate the candidature of Namazov, former head of the Secretariat of Presidential Administration. Open Society party will nominate Guliyev's candidature for the presidential post.
Namazov will go to the United States and will meet with Guliyev to hold discussions in connection with the upcoming presidential elections in Azerbaijan.
Abbasov said that the parties may come to an agreement and support each other during the elections. "We consider Guliyev as the candidate with most chance in the presidential elections 2008,"Abbasov said.
The Open Society party was founded in April 2007. Gulieyev, ex-speaker, is the leader of the Party.