Ali Hasanov: Party leaders asked to convey to president their proposals on pardoning several inmates

Baku: Though today’s meeting focused on the European Games, current issues were also discussed and proposals were made. Party leaders asked to convey to president their proposals on pardoning a group of inmates. A number of important issues, including issues on party headquarters, political pluralism were discussed at the meeting, Assistant to the Azerbaijani President Ali Hasanov told reporters following the government-opposition meeting.

Hasanov said some issues were considered on the spot and others would be considered as well.

“During the discussion of the European Games, the importance of informing the international community about Azerbaijan’s realities and works done was stressed. European Games allows building the necessary infrastructure in Azerbaijan and gaining experience to hold future Olympic Games.

We should promote Azerbaijan’s realities, our culture, national and spiritual values in the world through the European Games. As a representative of the government, I extend my gratitude to the parties. The president believes that the government must listen to the parties’ opinions. The people of Azerbaijan unambiguously support the president’s policy. However, political parties should have an opportunity to comment on this policy,” he added.

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY