Azerbaijan 1995 Constitution (reviewed 2016)


The Azerbaijan people, continuing the traditions of many centuries of their Statehood, guided by the principles which are reflected in the Constitutional Act on the State Independence of the Republic of Azerbaijan, wishing to provide welfare for all and everyone, and to establish justice, freedom, security, and being aware of their responsibility before past, present, and future generations, exercise their sovereign right by solemnly declaring the following goals:

For the sake of the above stated high intentions, this Constitution shall be adopted through a nationwide referendum.