In the framework of his official visit to Slovenia, Ahmad Shahidov, Head of the Azerbaijani Institute for Democracy and Human Rights (AIDHR) visited Human Rights Ombudsman of the Republic of Slovenia headquartered in Ljubljana on April 22.
Being received by the Deputy Ombudsmen of Slovenia Jernej Rovšek and Ivan Selih, Ahmad Shahidov talked about the state of human rights in Azerbaijan, international relations built up by AIDHR and voiced his satisfaction on collaboration with Human Rights Ombudsman of the Republic of Slovenia.
For their part, the Deputy Ombudsmen warmly welcomed Ahmad Shahidov and noted that they are following AIDHR activities in an international level. The sides also discussed state of human rights and ethnic minorities’ rights in Slovenia and the perspectives of mutual collaboration.
The meeting is mainly focused on discussions on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and Ahmad Shahidov presented a book “Release Us From Captivity” that dedicated to hundreds of Azerbaijani hostages to the Deputy Ombudsman.