List of Media Sources to Carry Out Free Propaganda of Presidential Candidates in Azerbaijan Announced
Azerbaijan, Baku, 20 August /corr. Trend E.Babayev / The list of the media sources which will carry out free propaganda of presidential candidates in Azerbaijan was announced. "For the pre-election campaign, there will be allocated free ether time on the Public television, as well as place on the pages of newspapers "Azerbaijan", "Khalg gazeti", "Republic" and "Bakinski rabochi", a source at the Central Election Commission (CEC) of Azerbaijan told Trend on 20 August.
Presidential elections in Azerbaijan will take place on 15 October.
The CEC stated that if other broadcasting and printing organizations make a decision on possibility to provide ether time or place for pre-election agitation, they must send appropriate notices to the CEC.
According to the Election Code, the press organizations must publish information on the bases, conditions and amount of payment for the allocation of ether time and place not later than 35 days after the official announcement of decision on holding elections.
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