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International Relations

The ministry of internal affairs of Azerbaijan Republic has close relations with the law-enforcement agencies of some foreign countries, and also with international and regional organizations. Among these organizations, first of all it is possible to indicate such, as UN, Council of Europe, Organization on Security and Cooperation in Europe (ОСCЕ), European Union, International Organization on Migration and International Committee of the Red Cross.
Within the framework of cooperation with these organizations for employees of MIA, on a constant basis, there are organizing the seminars, training courses, interchanging by experience and working meetings. The regular meetings between the leadership of the ministry and delegations of international organizations that comes to the country, their Azerbaijan representatives, and also by representatives of accredited in the country diplomatic corps are carried out. The Ministry of internal affairs is also realizes cooperation within the framework of such regional international organizations, as Organization of Black Sea Economical Cooperation (OBSEC), Organization of Economical Cooperation, GUUAM and Initiative on cooperation in Southeast Europe. The Azerbaijan Republic is the member of International police organization - Interpol, in the country operates the National Central Bureau of this organization. The Ministry of internal affairs fruitfully cooperates to law-enforcement agencies, and also with ministries of internal affairs of the state-participants of Commonwealth of independent States (CIS). The MIA of Azerbaijan Republic is the participant of the majority of the international - legal documents contracted at a multi-lateral level within the framework of CIS. These international - legal documents regulate relations between the ministries of internal affairs on the issue of combating transnational organized crime, international terrorism, illegal turns of drugs and weapons, other types of crime, and also searching of criminals, the information exchange.

The Ministry of internal affairs in accordance to the existing bilateral agreements also realizes interacting in prevention of crime with the proper bodies of Turkey, China, Bulgaria, Iran, Romania, Pakistan, Austria, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. The similar relations are adjusted and with the proper patterns of Greece, France, United Arabian Emirates, Saudi Arabia and other countries. The employees of the MIA is regularly take part at training courses held in USA, Turkey, Egypt, France and China. The business ties with international organizations and law-enforcement agencies of the foreign states are carried out by means of official or business visits of the leadership of MIA and their participating at international measures.