With Dr Rouhani taking part; Non-Aligned Movement Summit kicks off in Baku
The 18th Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Summit began in Baku, the Republic of Azerbaijan, on Friday with Dr Hassan Rouhani and other heads of member states.
At the opening ceremony, senior officials attending the summit were welcomed to the summit hall by the Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
The ceremony began with a moment of silence to commemorate the deceased heads of member states, and President Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela presented a report on the activities of the NAM during his presidency from 2016 to 2019.
The ceremony then continued with choosing Ilham Aliyev as the 18th President of the Non-Aligned Movement.