Azerbaijan extradites six criminals in 2009
Azerbaijan, Baku, March.12 / Trend K.Zarbaliyeva /
Six accused people were extradited to
Azerbaijan in 2009.
These people, committing kidnapping and other heinous crimes, had escaped from justice,
Justice Ministry told Trend today.
Transmission and reception of 64 convicts were carried out to serve the residuary of their sentence in 2009, the ministry said.
More than 6,000 conclusions and other information documents was prepared and directed, received in connection with the provision of international legal assistance in Azerbaijan in 2009.
Documents on cooperation were signed with the Justice Ministries of Slovakia and Germany.
In general, over the past five years, such agreements were also signed with the Justice Ministries of 13 countries, including France, Italy, Romania, Bulgaria, China and Iran.
The Justice Ministry of Azerbaijan was determined as a central and coordinating body for 14 international conventions to which the Azerbaijan has joined.