Suspension of monitoring procedures not ruled out NAP official
PACE co-rapporteurs Andreas Gross and Andres Herckel stated their confidence that Azerbaijan meets most of its obligations before the CE and said they do not rule out the soonest suspension of monitoring procedures, Trend reports quoting Mubariz Gurbanli, deputy executive secretary, New Azerbaijan Party, commenting the talks to aforesaid PACE officials.
Gurbanli said the issues like freedom of speech and so-called political prisoners had not been spoken of at the discussion.
В"Nobody is persecuted for different views and convictions in Azerbaijan today. PACE co-rapporteurs were only concerned in prospects of ruling party activities and adhering to obligations Azerbaijan tookВ".