A delegation led by Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament Ogtay Asadov has attended the European Conference of Presidents of Parliament (ECPP) in Oslo, Norway, SIA reports.
The conference welcomed 59 Presidents of Parliament from the Council of Europe's Member States, as well as representatives from many neighbouring and observer countries.
Opening the conference Olemic Thommessen, the Speaker of the Norwegian Parliament, said the conference was dedicated to the 200th anniversary of Norway's constitution.
Other speakers at the event included President of the Council of Europe's Parliamentary Assembly Anne Brasseur and Secretary General of the Council of Europe Torbjorn Jagland.
The Azerbaijani Parliament Speaker also delivered a speech on “Democracy, sovereignty and security in Europe”.
During the visit, Ogtay Asadov met PACE President Anne Brasseur, Chair of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Czech Republic Jan Hamacek and Israeli Knesset Speaker Yuli-Yoel Edelstein.