BAKU, Azerbaijan, January 25. Azerbaijan is
wanting into the steps for leaving the Council of Europe, an
knowledgeable supply instructed Trend.
This got here as a response to the choice of the Parliamentary
Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) to not ratify the
credentials of the Azerbaijani delegation.
According to the supply, Baku may additionally select to refuse to
acknowledge the jurisdiction of the ECHR.
Meanwhile, following PACE’s provocative transfer, the Azerbaijani
delegation made a press release through the group’s session.
“We see the initiative to problem the credentials of the
delegation of Azerbaijan to the PACE as part of this vicious
marketing campaign. We additionally think about this initiative a deliberate and
unacceptable try to unduly intervene with the continuing electoral
course of in Azerbaijan and a vivid instance of insidious actions to
undermine the functioning of democratic establishments in our
nation. The proposed refusal to ratify the credentials of our
delegation will likely be a critical blow to the credibility and
impartiality of the Council of Europe as a complete, and the
duty for its grave and irreversible penalties will
totally lie with its initiators.
Nobody on the earth, together with these sitting on this corridor, can
converse with Azerbaijan within the language of threats and blackmailing.
Never earlier than within the historical past of the PACE has this group
behaved in such a disgraceful method.
In the face of the present insufferable ambiance of racism,
Azerbaijanophobia, and Islamophobia within the PACE, the delegation of
Azerbaijan decides to stop its engagement with and presence on the
PACE till additional discover,” the assertion reads.