Government-opposition dialogue kicks off

Baku: A dialogue between the government and opposition is being held today at the International Press Center on the initiative of chairmen of a group of opposition parties, APA reports.

Head of the Department for Public and Political Issues at the Azerbaijani Presidential Administration Ali Hasanov, Deputy Head of the Department Tahir Suleymanov and Head of Sector Elman Pashayev are attending the meeting.

From the opposition side, Chairman of Azerbaijan Democratic Party Serdar Jalaloglu, Chairman of Liberal Democratic Party Fuad Aliyev, Chairman of Classic Popular Front Party Mirmahmud Miralioglu, Chairman of Great Establishment Party Fazil Mustafa, Chairman of People’s Party Penah Huseyn, Chairman of the Great Azerbaijan Party Elshad Musayev, Chairman of Hope Party Igbal Agazade, Chairman of Unity Party Tahir Kerimli, Chairman of Freedom Party Ahmad Oruj, Chairman of Azerbaijan National Independence Party Yusif Bagirzade, Chairman of Civil Solidarity Party Sabir Rustemkhanli and Chairman of National Revival Movement Party Faraj Guliyev are participating in the meeting.

During the meeting, the sides will discuss the relations with the opposition parties, the prospects of cooperation with them and other issues.

Ali Hasanov has delivered a keynote speech.

Later, the dialogue was continued closed for media.