Aliev Candidacy Certified

BAKU (ANS)–Azerbaijan’s Central Election Commission met on 18 July and formally certified the candidacy of President Heidar Aliev for re-election in the October presidential election–ANS reported. Commission officials dismissed 1,256 of the nearly 52,000 signed petitions in support of the candidacy before registering the incumbent president as the candidate of the "Yeni Azerbaican" Party.


Discussion Policy

Comments are welcomed and encouraged. Though you are fully responsible for the content you post, comments that include profanity, personal attacks or other inappropriate material will not be permitted. Asbarez reserves the right to block users who violate any of our posting standards and policies.