|Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan|
22 October 2013
|Born||25 May 1954
Ismat Abasov Dursun oglu (Azerbaijani: Ismət Abasov Dursun oğlu) is an Azerbaijani politician who serves as the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Previously Mr. Abasov worked as a Minister (Secretary of State) of/for Agriculture of the Republic of Azerbaijan from October 2004 to October 2013 and as a first deputy Minister (Secretary of State) of/for Agriculture of the Republic of Azerbaijan from October 1997 to October 2004.
Early life and political career
Mr. Abasov also served as a president of the Table Tennis Federation of the Republic of Azerbaijan between December 2004 to February 2014.
Mr. Abasov was awarded with the Medal of Honour (Shohret) for his contribution to the development of the agrarian sector of the Republic of Azerbaijan on May 23, 2014.
- "Kənd təsərrüfatı naziri İsmət Abbasov Ermənistana gedir" [Minister of Agriculture Ismat Abbasov to go to Armenia]. Milli.az. 9 May 2010. Retrieved 29 October 2010.
- "Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments". World Leaders. Central Intelligence Agency. Retrieved 14 December 2013.
- "Azerbaijani Minister 'Happy' To Return To Yerevan, His Hometown". RFE/RL. 14 May 2010. Retrieved 29 October 2010.
- "Azərbaycan Respublikası nazirlərinin təyin edilməsi haqqında AZƏRBAYCAN RESPUBLİKASININ PREZİDENTİNİN SƏRƏNCAMI" [The Decree of President of Azerbaijan Republic ppointment of ministers of Azerbaijan Republic]. Retrieved 13 January 2011.
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