Thirteen candidates have been nominated for the upcoming presidential election in Azerbaijan, Chairman of the Central Election Committee (CEC) of Azerbaijan Mazahir Panahov said on Feb.15.
Panahov said that those candidates have submitted their documents to the CEC for approval of the nomination.
"The candidacy of five of them has been approved. Documents of others are being considered," he said.
Next presidential election in Azerbaijan is to be held on April 11, 2018.