Collective of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Azerbaijan made a trip to the city of Shusha


2022 Jul


Today marks the 24th Anniversary of the beginning of the activity of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Azerbaijan, established on July 14, 1998 at the initiative of the great leader Heydar Aliyev.

In this regard, a delegation of judges and senior staff of the Constitutional Court headed by Chairman Farhad Abdullayev visited the city of Shusha to announce decisions on 3 cases examined at the Plenum of the Court.

Opening the session of the Constitutional Court, Chairman Farhad Abdullayev noted that by order of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev of January 5, 2022, given the historical significance of the city of Shusha for the Azerbaijani people, its high cultural and spiritual values ​2022 was declared the "Year of the city of Shusha" in the Republic of Azerbaijan.

The Chairman spoke about the implementation of major projects to restore the historical appearance of the city of Shusha, declared the cultural capital of Azerbaijan.

It was brought to the attention that 270-year-old Shusha, which is the cultural capital of Azerbaijan, has always been famous as a city of prosperity of our culture. The development of various spheres of craftsmanship and art played an important role in the prosperity and glorification not only of the Karabakh region of Azerbaijan, but, in general, of our entire country. Shusha is the land of outstanding personalities who have made an invaluable contribution to the development of Azerbaijani literature and culture.

The Chairman stressed that thanks to the strength and power of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the victorious Supreme Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev, both in the political arena and on the battlefield, Azerbaijan has restored historical justice. Our country has demonstrated its political and military power to the whole world. As a result of 44 days of military operations, the Azerbaijani people won the historic Victory, our country restored its territorial integrity.

It was noted that the legal force of the Constitution of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the author of which is the great leader Heydar Aliyev, has been restored in the territories liberated from occupation. The liberation from the occupation of our lands also ensured the restoration of the constitutional rights of citizens.

The Chairman noted that the glorious Victory inspires each of us, calls for greater responsibility in the work. The Constitutional Court in its activities will continue to strive to ensure the rule of the Constitution and the constant fulfillment of the tasks set for the court by the head of state. As always, the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Azerbaijan will support the progressive activities of President Ilham Aliyev to protect the provisions of the Constitution, strengthen our independent state, and further improve the material and spiritual well-being of our people.

Concluding his speech, the Chairman, referring to the participants of the event, said that the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Azerbaijan published the decisions examined by the Plenum of the Court: based on the inquiry of the Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Azerbaijan - on interpretation of Articles 73-1, 178 and Article 312 of the Note part of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Azerbaijan in their interrelation, based on the appeal of the Yasamal District Court of Baku city - on interpretation of Articles 66.5 and 67 of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Azerbaijan in their interrelation and on the complaint of N. Guseynbekov, who is the veteran of the First Karabakh War, - on verification of conformity of the decision of the Administrative Collegium of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Azerbaijan of November 24, 2020 with the Constitution and the laws of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

Then the staff of the Constitutional Court visited the Shusha fortress, the Natavan spring, the riddled with bullets sculptures of Uzeyir Hajibeili, Khurshidbanu Natavan and Bulbul on the central Shushi square, the Yuhara Govhar Agha mosque, the Bulbul house-museum, the Museum Mausoleum of the great Azerbaijani poet Molla Panah Vagif, Jidir Duzu plain, got acquainted with Shusha, which was declared the capital of our culture.