Bayram Safarov

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Bayram Safarov
Bayram Səfərov
Leader of Azerbaijani Community of Nagorno-Karabakh in Exile
Assumed office
February 27, 2009
President Ilham Aliyev
Preceded by Nizami Bahmanov
Head of Executive Power of Shusha
Assumed office
February 27, 2009 (in exile)
President Ilham Aliyev
Preceded by Nizami Bahmanov
Personal details
Born 1951 (age 64–65)
Shusha, Azerbaijan
Religion Islam

Bayram Safarov (Azerbaijani: Bayram Səfərov, born 1951) is an Azerbaijani politician who is serving as the Head of the Executive Power of Shusha and the Chairman of the Azerbaijani Community of Nagorno-Karabakh in Exile.

Early life[edit]

Safarov was born in 1951 in Shusha, Azerbaijan. He has worked as the chairman of the Shusha Rayon Consumption Society and Deputy Head of Executive Power of Shusha. In recent years he has worked in executive positions at Azerbaijan Airlines.[1]

Political career[edit]

On February 27, 2009 Safarov was appointed the Head of Executive Power of Shusha and subsequently elected the Chairman of Azerbaijani Community of Nagorno-Karabakh in Exile.[1][2]

Safarov's stance on determination of Nagorno-Karabakh status is based on the requirement of having 65,000 Azerbaijani Community returned to their homes in Karabakh before any status is discussed.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Javid Turan. "DAĞLIQ QARABAĞ AZƏRBAYCANLILARI QURULTAY KEÇİRDİ" [Azerbaijani Community of Nagorno-Karabakh held a conference]. Yeni Musavat. Retrieved 2010-11-26.  Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Musavat" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page).
  2. ^ Ilgar Rasul (2009-06-05). "Dağlıq Qarabağın Azərbaycanlı İcması özünə yeni rəhbər seçdi" [The Azerbaijani Community of Nagorno-Karabakh elected its leader]. RFE/RL. Retrieved 2010-11-26.