Azerbaijani government fully sent in its resignation
Today the Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan has sent in its resignation. This is connected with commencement of execution of duties by Ilham Aliyev as President of Azerbaijan Republic (his third presidential term).
According to the article 116 of the Azerbaijan Constitution, since beginning of execution of duties by the newly elected president the Cabinet of Ministers must send in its resignation.
The Azerbaijan Cabinet of Ministers consists of 45 agencies: 20 Ministries, 12 state committees, 4 state agencies, 2 state administrations, 3 state services, 2 state commissions and 1 national administration.
The former head of the Cabinet of Ministers Artur Rasizada, who now acts as Premier, headed the government since 1996.—0—