Azerbaijan has signed the Additional Protocol to the Council of Europe Convention on the Prevention of Terrorism, Report informs.

The protocol was signed at the Council of Europe headquarters in Strasbourg in the presence of the permanent representative of Azerbaijan to the Council of Europe, Ambassador Fakhraddin Ismayilov, and the Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Bjørn Berge.

After the internal ratification process is completed, the Protocol will enter into force in relation to the Republic of Azerbaijan, in accordance with its Article 10, and will serve as an additional contribution of Azerbaijan to international cooperation in the fight against terrorism.