"The US closely follows the early parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan," said Lee Litzenberger, US Ambassador to Azerbaijan, ONA reports.
Mr Ambassador said he was pleased to see candidates from the different spectrums, including a large number of independent, opposition parties, youth, and women, as well as new faces. "The pre-election campaign is just beginning. We are pleased that Azerbaijan has also invited international observers to observe the elections. We will also monitor the observation of international observers and give feedback on the election process."