A delegation of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) is on an election visit to Azerbaijan from January 22 to 23 to assess the election campaign and the political climate ahead of the February 9 parliamentary elections.
Report says, citing the press service of PACE, that during the visit, the delegation will meet with the speaker of the Milli Majlis, the Azerbaijani delegation to PACE, leaders, and representatives of parliamentary and extra-parliamentary parties.
Negotiations are also planned with the chairman and members of the Central Election Commission (CEC), and representatives of the media, civil society, and the international community.
The delegation plans to publish a statement following its visit. The whole delegation will leave for Azerbaijan to observe the elections on February 9.