Milli Majlis adopts appeal to Azerbaijan’s president on dissolving parliament - UPDATED

  02 December 2019    Read: 3112
Milli Majlis adopts appeal to Azerbaijan’s president on dissolving parliament - UPDATED

Milli Majlis has adopted an appeal to Azerbaijan's president on the parliament’s dissolution and holding early parliamentary elections.

During the plenary meeting of the parliament held on Dec.2, deputy chairperson Bahar Muradova read out the draft decision of Azerbaijan’s Milli Majlis on appealing to President Ilham Aliyev on dissolving the parliament and calling early parliamentary election. 

The draft appeal was put to the vote and adopted by 99 votes.

The MPs representing the ruling New Azerbaijan Party (YAP) put forward the corresponding initiative at today's parliamentary meeting. The MPs explained their initiative with the reforms, which are being carried out in Azerbaijan and emphasized that it is important that these reforms cover the legislative branch.

After discussions, it was decided to appeal to the president of Azerbaijan with a request to dissolve the parliament and call early parliamentary elections.

Recently, a meeting of the YAP Political Council, as well as a meeting with MPs representing the party in the parliament, took place.

At the meeting, the MPs representing the party were recommended to speak with an initiative to dissolve the parliament.

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12:19

The next plenary session of the Azerbaijani parliament kicked off Monday.

The agenda for the session led by Speaker Ogtay Asadov includes only one issue.

Azerbaijani MPs are discussing the appeal by the MPs representing the New Azerbaijan Party (YAP) in connection with the parliament’s dissolution.

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9:57

The next plenary session of the Azerbaijani parliament will be held Dec. 2. 

The agenda for the session includes only one issue.

Azerbaijani MPs will discuss the appeal by the MPs representing the New Azerbaijan Party (YAP) in connection with the parliament’s dissolution.

Earlier, a meeting of the YAP Political Council was held, at which MPs representing the party were recommended to speak in the parliament with an initiative about its dissolution. It was also decided to submit an appeal in this regard to the parliament.


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