Ago Group Discusses Conduct of Presidential Elections in Azerbaijan
France, Strasbourg, 11 October/ Trend , corr A. Maharramli/ Ago Group of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe (CE) discussed conduct of presidential elections in Azerbaijan, permanent representation of Azerbaijan to the Council of Europe said to Trend .
Besides Ago Group members, Arif Mammadov, permanent representative of Azerbaijan to the Council of Europe, Secretary of the Venice CommissionGianni Buquicchio, Jean-Louis Loran, CEGeneral Director for Political Affairsand representatives of PACE secretariat.
Members of the Ago Group said Azerbaijanїs Election Code provides conditions to conduct democratic and fair elections. They expressed their confidence that elections in Azerbaijan will be held in line with the European standards.
Stelian Stoian, chairman of the group said the similar meeting will be held on 15 October on the results of the elections.