Great Britain MFA: "We welcome President Aliyev’s pardon decree"
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  • 11:46 21 March 2019

Great Britain MFA: "We welcome President Aliyev’s pardon decree"

"Great Britain welcomes Azerbijani President Ilham Aliyev's decision to release a significant number of prisoners in Azerbaijan at the start of the Novruz holiday", the spokesperson for the Great Britain Ministry of Foreign Affairs told ONA.

According to him, this is a positive and encouraging development and we look forward to the release of all remaining political prisoners in Azerbaijan.

"The UK will continue to work with Azerbaijan as it considers further measures to improve its record on human rights and democracy and meet its international obligations,” he said.

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