Referendum day in Azerbaijan declared as non-working
Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 9
September 26, the day of the referendum in connection with amendments to Azerbaijan’s constitution will be a non-working one in the country.
Universal suffrage is commonly thought to take place on a day-off, according to the Electoral Code of Azerbaijan.
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev earlier signed a decree to hold a referendum on making amendments to the country’s constitution Sept. 26, 2016.