Islamic Solidarity Games 2017 presented in Baku

 Islamic Solidarity Games 2017 presented in Baku

The press conference of the Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Minister Azad Rahimov, devoted to the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, was held in Baku today.

Answering the question of Vestnik Kavkaza about the possibility of Russia's participation in the Games, Azad Rahimov said that the Russian Federation is an observer in the Sports Union of Islamic countries, whose members are the participants of the Games, which means that there is a technical possibility. "Russia needs a resolution of the Federation to participate in the Games," he said.

The 4th Islamic Solidarity Games will be held on May 12-22, 2017 in Baku. 49 countries have already confirmed their participation in the Games.