Some circles in European Parliament continue with sordid games, while Azerbaijan going forward
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 13
It's fascinating, Azerbaijan is going forward with the opening of grand European Games, while some circles in the European Parliament continue with sordid games of their own, Novruz Mammadov, deputy head of the Azerbaijani presidential administration, chief of the administration's foreign relations department tweeted June 13.
Turning a blind eye on own problems, they "bend over backwards" to address Azerbaijan's "griefs", the top official added.
The European Games that kicked off in Baku June 12, will last till June 28.
There will be a total of 20 sports at Baku 2015: 16 Olympic sports and four non-Olympic sports. More than 6,000 athletes from across Europe will be representing their nations over 17 days of competition.
Baku was awarded the games by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) in December 2012.