Azerbaijan, Baku / Тrend corr K. Ramazanova / Changing of attention to Azerbaijani justice system requires time, the head of the Monitoring Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Eduard Lintner said in Baku on 20 November.
"Reforms in justice system are important to provide legality and good management," he said.
The Ambassador positively assessed the reforms being carried out in Azerbaijani legal system, and he believes it is important to continue them. Not only laws should be reformed but also mentality of the people.
Azerbaijan joined the Council of Europe in 2001 and undertook a range of obligations regarding integration to Europe. Azerbaijan is among the countries being monitored. CE Cabinet of Ministers and the PACE periodically develop reports on fulfilment of obligations by the country.