Azerbaijani police tighten security measures

Baku: The Azerbaijani police today have tightened security measures.

The Interior Ministry’s press service told APA that Colonel General Ramil Usubov has signed an order in this regard. According to the order, the police will tighten security measures from December 22 to 25 in connection with municipal elections scheduled for tomorrow. The number of patrol guards will be increased to maintain public tranquility.

Note that, municipal elections in Azerbaijan will be held on December 23.

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY