117 international observers to monitor voting in Azerbaijans referendum, chief electoral officer says

Chairman of Azerbaijans Central Election Commission Mazahir Panahov has said 117 international monitors will observe the voting in a referendum to make amendments to the Constitution on Monday. “These international observers represent 33 countries,” he told a press conference.

Panahov said a number of trainings and workshops were conducted for constituency members and heads of polling stations.

He said the voting will be conducted in 125 constituencies in 5,627 polling stations. “We set up 38 polling stations in Azerbaijans diplomatic missions abroad so that our citizens in foreign countries could also cast their ballots,” he added.