The opinion has been formulated in society that a new period will begin after the elections. In an interview with local TV channels in January this year, President Ilham Aliyev also said that a new era would begin in the country. In recent days, deputies and officials have been repeating this thesis.
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev confirmed the steadfastness of his twenty-year leadership, setting out a comprehensive vision of the country's development trajectory in both internal and external affairs. Speaking in Parliament with his inaugural address to the nation, President Aliyev heralded the beginning of a new era in the history of Azerbaijan, marking the transition from decades of conflict over Karabakh to a period of post-conflict stabilization.