On the instructions of the Minister of Defense, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov, a number of events were held on December 12 in all types of troops of the Azerbaijani Army, Special Forces, military units and special educational institutions on the occasion of National Leader Heydar Aliyev’s Memorial Day.
This was reported by “Report” with reference to the Ministry of Defense.
At the events attended by the staff and public representatives, first of all, the memory of national leader Heydar Aliyev and the sons of the Fatherland who died for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of our republic was commemorated with a minute of silence and the National Anthem was played.
Speakers at the events spoke about the glorious life of our great leader and his historical services to our country. It was noted that as a result of Heydar Aliyev’s far-sighted domestic and foreign policy during his presidency in Azerbaijan, the country’s prestige has increased, comprehensive development has been achieved, and our independence has been ensured forever and irreversibly.
Today, as in other areas, the political line of the Great Leader in the field of army building is successfully continued by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev.
Documentary films about the glorious life and activity of great leader Heydar Aliyev were shown at the events.