New duty being assigned to Azerbaijan’s Cabinet of Ministers

# 18:33
16 June 2020

A new duty has been given to the Cabinet of Ministers, APA reports.

This has found its reflection in the Decree “about implementation of the Law of the Azerbaijan Republic “on the prohibition of development, production, multiplication (accumulation) and use and the destruction of chemical weapon” signed today by President Ilham Aliyev.

According to the Decree, if a chemical weapon is detected on the territory of the Azerbaijan Republic, that weapon will be destructed in the cases stipulated in the relevant Convention and according to the procedure determined by the Cabinet of Ministers in compliance with that Convention.