First Deputy Speaker:”Azerbaijan always takes a leading position in the fight against terrorism”
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  • 18:10 22 May 2019

First Deputy Speaker:”Azerbaijan always takes a leading position in the fight against terrorism”

The Commission on Combating Corruption of the Republic of Azerbaijani Parliament has held a meeting today, ONA reports.

Chairman of the Committee on Defense, Security and Fight against Corruption, Ziyafat Asgarov has presented the agenda of the meeting.

 

Chairman of the Committee said that the issue about on Amendments to the laws of the Republic of Azerbaijan "On Combating Terrorism" and "On Combating the Legalization of Criminally Obtained Funds or Other Property and Financing of Terrorism is a matter of adaptation of the legislation.

Z. Asgarov noted that since Azerbaijan is at the forefront of the fight against terrorism, serious attention is being paid to strengthening the legal framework in our country.

Afterward, the issue about on approval of the agreement “On cooperation in the field of defense between the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia" have been considered at the meeting. Noted that, this document was signed in Ar-Riad on April 7 of the current year.

The importance of agreement was highly appreciated by deputies during the exchange of ideas.

Commenting on the issue of making amendments to the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan "On the State of Emergency," the vice-speaker said that the amendment is of a modified nature and is intended to be adapted.

The draft laws considered at the Committee were recommended at the plenary session.

Mirmahmud Kazimoglu

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