Permanent representative: Issue of Azerbaijani judge at ECHR to be considered in PACE April session

Baku: Azerbaijan should nominate its candidates for the post of judge at the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) by January next year, Chingiz Asgarov, the permanent representative of Azerbaijan to ECHR and head of the Human Rights Protection Unit in the Department of Work with Law Enforcement Agencies in the Presidential Administration, told reporters on Oct.27.

Asgarov said that the issue of Azerbaijani judge at European Court will be considered in the PACE April session.

He added that the Judicial Council had announced a contest for candidates.

SOURCE: AZER-PRESS NEWS AGENCY