Majlis of Azerbaijani opposition union to be established
Azerbaijan, Baku, November 2 / Trend A. Huseynbala /
The Majlis of the union will be established. Several Azerbaijani opposition parties are represented in it.
"A decision to establish a similar organization was made at a meeting of the council of members-parties of the union today," chairman of Great Azerbaijan Party represented in the Union for Democracy, Elshad Musayev, told Trend on November 2.
The Union for Democracy was established after the parliamentary elections of 2005 by opposition parties, including Classic People's Front, Azadliq and National Democracy. Great Azerbaijan party entered the union in early September 2008, People's party - in November but Salvation Party - in October 2009. The union is the body of cooperation and consultations of these parties.
Musayev said that people of leading organizations of members-parties of the union will be represented in this Majlis. "At present, the talks on several parties' joining the Union for Democracy are being held. It is not ruled out that people from leaderships of these parties will be also represented in the Majlis," he said.
A decision on removing the National Democracy Party from the union was made at a meeting of the council.
This party conducts policy differing from other political parties represented in the union.
The party had other attitude towards public-political processes.
Moreover, leadership of the party did not participate in the meetings of the union regularly," Musayev said.
He said that the party was removed from the union.
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