Azerbaijan government and media agree on strengthening dialogue

News and Press Release
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Strasbourg, 13.07.2005. Following an initiative by the Council of Europe, the President's office and the Azerbaijani media today agreed to strengthen their dialogue and communication in order to regularly and accurately inform the public.

After intensive discussions the Presidential administration and a number of news organisations as well as the Azerbaijani Press Council, National Television and Radio Council and the Central Elections Commission signed a memorandum of understanding for dialogue.

The memorandum was presented and discussed during a round table organised by the Council of Europe and the Presidential administration with the support of the OSCE.