BAKU, Azerbaijan, January 24. The Parliamentary
Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has as soon as once more
demonstrated its biased strategy and double requirements with regard
to Azerbaijan, Sevil Mikayilova, Azerbaijani MP and member of the
nation’s delegation to PACE, advised Trend.
According to the MP, it’s vivid that sure circles are
sad with the liberation of Azerbaijan’s occupied lands and the
finish of the Karabakh battle.
“While we anticipate long-term peace with Armenia within the close to
future, the PACE, underneath the affect of some political forces, is
going to to not ratify the credentials of the Azerbaijani
delegation. What ought to we name it: cooperation or double requirements
and hostility? Does the Parliamentary Assembly settle for that this
choice limits dialogue between Council of Europe members and
advantages neither social gathering? Okay, we are able to proceed with out PACE, simply
like PACE can. Then what concerning the values and spirit of
cooperation?” she mentioned.
MP Mikayilova identified that, over 23 years of membership,
Azerbaijan may show itself as a real and devoted supporter of
democratic values, all the time demonstrating its will to go on the trail
of bettering its standing as a democratic nation.
“Azerbaijani laws is according to the legislative acts of
the Council of Europe. The causes sounded by those that initiated
this problem are ridiculous and too removed from actuality,” Mikayilova
The Azerbaijani delegation determined to stop its engagement with
and presence on the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe
(PACE) till additional discover, the delegation mentioned in a press release,
following the provocative refusal of PACE to approve the
credentials of the Azerbaijani facet.