Politics Materials 23 September 2005 12:37 (UTC +04:00)

Steinar Gil, the Norwegian Ambassador to Azerbaijan, left for Shamakhi on Friday. During the visit the Ambassador is going to get familiar with the public and political and socio-economic situation in the country, Trendreports.

The program of the visit includes meetings with the head of the District Executive Power Natik Mammadov, representatives from the district branches f the political parties, in particular, the ruling New Azerbaijan Party, Musavat, Popular Front of Azerbaijan, as well as member of Azadlyg bloc.

During the visit the diplomat will study the pre-elections situation, state of freedom of word and democracy in the region.