Azerbaijani parliament speaker visits Japan 

  21 October 2019    Read: 940
  Azerbaijani parliament speaker visits Japan 

An Azerbaijani delegation led by Speaker of Azerbaijan's Parliament Ogtay Asadov has left for Japan to attend Emperor Naruhito's enthronement ceremony. 

According to Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, more than 2,000 representatives, including heads of state and other dignitaries from more than 170 countries attend the ceremony.

Among the high-ranking guests of the event will be Prince Charles, China’s Vice President Wang Qishan and officials from other countries.

Emperor Naruhito, 59, officially began his reign in May, after his father Emperor Akihito became the first monarch to abdicate the throne in more than 200 years.

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