The leadership of the Azerbaijani National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) has not accepted the resignation of Director-General of the Institute of History Prof Karim Shukurov, Report learned from the academy.

Earlier Karim Shukurov tendered his resignation, and in this regard, a meeting was held under the chairmanship of ANAS President Ramiz Mehdiyev with the participation of vice-presidents.

Karim Shukurov’s resignation was not accepted.