Azerbaijan names report of US Commission on International Religious Freedom biased (UPDATE)
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Baku, Azerbaijan, May 8
By Ilkin Izzet - Trend:
Report of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, USCIRF is biased and not objective, the head of service for public relations of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations of Azerbaijan Amil Javadov said, commenting on the annual report of USCIRF.
Tolerant traditions of Azerbaijan are an example for the whole world, he said.
He went on to add that the information contained in the report is an attempt to tarnish the atmosphere of tolerance and multiculturalism existing in Azerbaijan, form a negative opinion about the country.
Javadov said that Azerbaijan is a tolerant and multicultural country, all the people in the country are equal regardless of religion and ethnicity.
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