Sarajevo, December 13, AZERTAC
Azerbaijan`s embassy to Bosnia and Herzegovina has organized an event commemorating the 12th anniversary of the death of national leader Heydar Aliyev, the architect and founder of the modern, independent Azerbaijan.
The event started with the anthems of the two countries.
After a minute of silence was observed, Azerbaijani diplomat Ismayil Jafarov spoke of the life and state activities of national leader Heydar Aliyev. He noted thanks to national leader Heydar Aliyev`s tireless activity and far-sighted policy Azerbaijan`s independence was protected and developed.
“Under the leadership of President Ilham Aliyev, who continues the political course of the National Leader, Azerbaijan became an influential country in an international level, and a leader in the region,” he added.
Then, the attendees watched a film about national leader Heydar Aliyev`s life and political activity.
The embassy has also organized a photo exhibition dedicated to the National Leader.