European Parliament observation mission’s staff announced for Azerbaijan’s presidential election
Azerbaijan, Baku, Sept. 26 / Trend E. Mehdiyev /
The European Parliament observation mission's staff has been announced for the presidential election in Azerbaijan.
Head of the Azerbaijani delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly Elkhan Suleymanov stressed that the observation mission for the presidential election in Azerbaijan will include seven people, two of them representatives of the European People's Party and by one representative from each party - Liberal Democrats, European Conservatives and Reformists, Europe of Freedom and Democracy Party, United Left and Socialists Party, the Association for Civil Society Development in Azerbaijan told Trend today.
According to him, the mission will be headed by member of the Socialist Group, Italian parliamentarian Pino Arlaki.
The presidential election in Azerbaijan will be held on October 9, 2013.The previous one was held on October 15, 2008.
Azerbaijan holds a presidential election every five years.