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President Ilham Aliyev Sets Date for Referendum on Amendments to Constitution

President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on holding popular vote (referendum) to make amendments to the Constitution of Azerbaijan Republic. According to the order, the draft Referendum Act on “Making Changes to the Constitution of Azerbaijan Republic” will be put to popular vote (referendum) and will be published in the media (the draft is attached). The popular vote (referendum) is scheduled for September 26, 2016. Central Election Commission

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Central Election Commission: Repeat Parliamentary Election in Agdash Complied with Law

During a regular session, the Central Election Commission (CEC) discussed the verification of the Constituency Election Commission’s (ConEC) protocol and additional documents on the repeat parliamentary election in Agdash constituency No.90 on June 18, as well as the protocol on the overall election results. CEC Secretary Arifa Mukhtarova announced that the CEC had verified ConEC’s protocol and the additional documents, and the elections were

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First Day of Election Campaign Marked by Incident for Igbal Agazade

On the first day of the election campaign started in connection with the repeat parliamentary election in Agdash Election Constituency #90, the cars displaying the photo of Umid (Hope) Party chairman and parliamentary candidate Igbal Agazade were pelted with eggs by a group of residents, Igbal Agazade’s election headquarters told the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety (IRFS). The elections to the Parliament (Milli Majlis) of Azerbaijan

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Results of Parliamentary Election approved

The results of the November 1 Elections to the Milli Majlis (Parliament) were approved by Azerbaijani Constitutional Court on November 24.   The fifth convocation of the Milli Majlis (Parliament) of Azerbaijan Republic held its first meeting on November 24, attended by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. New Parliamentary committees were established at the session. MP Ali Huseynli was elected the Chairperson of the Legal Policy and State Building

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Central Election Commission concludes Parliamentary elections

On November 18, the Central Election Commission (CEC) reviewed the appeals received by the CEC in connection with the Parliamentary Elections of November 1 2015.   After discussions among Commission members, the CEC invalidated the voting results of Precinct #9 in Jalilabad-Masalli-Bilesuvar constituency #69.   “The Parliamentary Elections of November 1, 2015, were held in a free, fair and transparent manner, an event of paramount importance

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Central Election Commission annuls constituency results

  On November 17, the Central Election Commission (CEC) held a meeting to review the appeals received by the CEC in connection with the Elections to the Milli Majlis (Parliament), held on November 1 2015. The CEC annulled the election results of the Agdash constituency #90, reportedly due to the discovery of legislative violations by local municipality representatives. The winner of this constituency had been announced as Chingiz Asadullayev,

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