Azerbaijan takes over UNSC term presidency

Azerbaijan's term presidency of United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has officially started Tuesday

Azerbaijan takes over UNSC term presidency

World Bulletin/News Desk

Azerbaijan's term presidency of United Nations Security Council (UNSC) officially started Tuesday.

Azerbaijan Foreign Ministry's spokesperson Elman Abdullayev stated they took the term presidency from Australia on October, 1.

Solutions for Armenian-Azerbaijan conflict, Nagorno-Karabakh problem of Azerbaijan and the Syrian issue will be prioritised during the term presidency, Abdullayev told AA in an exclusive interview. 

He reminded Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov suggested a top level meeting for a cooperation of UN General Assembly and Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and said they will work to make the meeting take place. 

Azerbaijan was selected on October 2011 as  a temporary member for 2012-2013 period of UNSC with 155 votes.

Last Mod: 01 Ekim 2013, 16:20
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