Leading Opposition Party Holds Sanctioned Rally-march

Politics Materials 19 February 2007 11:34 (UTC +04:00)

On 18 February the opposition party held a protest action sanctioned by the Baku City Executive Power. The protestors marched from Hazi Aslanov subway station to Ukraine square. Trend correspondent reports that few people participated in this rally.

The rally was held without any incident and police interference.

Head of Musavat, Isa Gambar, an only speaker for the rally, stated to the rally following unfavorable weather conditions they took a decision to close the rally. He criticized the last resolution by Tariff Council on increase of tariffs and prices of energy resources. This decision will have negative impact on law-income people.

The party leader warned that the protest action will be continued.