Referendum showed Azerbaijani people’s support to president
Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 30
By Elchin Mehdiyev – Trend:
The referendum demonstrated strong support of the Azerbaijani people to the far-sighted policy of the country’s President Ilham Aliyev, said Azerbaijani Parliament’s Speaker Ogtay Asadov Sept. 30.
The referendum on amendments to Azerbaijan’s Constitution was held democratically and transparently, noted Asadov.
The referendum to make amendments to Azerbaijan’s Constitution was held Sept. 26. The voter turnout throughout the country stood at 69.7 percent, or 3,671,707 people.
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev signed a decree July 18 on submitting the draft Referendum Act “On making amendments to Azerbaijan’s constitution” to the Constitutional Court.