Azerbaijan is invited into NATO
Nicolae Ureke, NATO coordinator in Azerbaijan, said that after Eastern European countries joined the Alliance and the EU, the level of development of civil society democracy increased significantly - News.az.
"We hope that Azerbaijan will also go through this stage", he said.
Ureke added that European and Atlantic integration is a very important process for establishment of democracy, lawfulness and human rights observation.
Previously Robert Simmons, NATO special envoy in South Caucasus underlined that Azerbaijan would be able to join.
He said that the Alliance's relations with Azerbaijan are very good, they continue cooperation in the framework of Partnership for Peace program, and called Azerbaijan a candidate for joining the Alliance.