RENO HARNISH: VOTERS MUST BE ACTIVELY INVOLVED IN PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS IN AZERBAIJAN
The Azerbaijani voters should be actively involved in the parliamentary elections to ensure the will of the population, the USA Ambassador to Azerbaijan Reno Harnish said in a statement on 5 September at the conference вЂњElections and Democratic DevelopmentвЂќ, Trend reports.
The Ambassador noted a good basis is created for implementation of open and fair elections. There is a decree of President Ilham Aliyev of 11 May 2005 вЂњOn improvement the electionвЂ™s practice in AzerbaijanвЂќ, the decision on holding the вЂњexit-pollвЂќ has been taken, about 2,000 candidates have been registered, lists of electors where each can find his name have been published.
В"The ParliamentsвЂ™ elections in Azerbaijan are of great significance. The key issue to focus the attention is to ensure the situation, under which any candidate may communicate freely with his electorsвЂќ, Harnish noted.