Baku, November 5, AZERTAC
A ceremony to unveil a bust of Russian Cavalry General of Azerbaijani origin, General-Adjutant Huseyn Khan Nakhchivanski has been held in the Russian city of Tambov.
The event was initiated by Rahim Huseynov, head of the Tambov regional branch of the All-Russian Azerbaijani Congress, press service of the State Committee for Work with Diaspora has told AZERTAC.
Addressing the ceremony, the head of the diaspora highlighted Huseyn Khan's services and friendship between Azerbaijani and Russian peoples.
In his remarks, the ataman of Tambov Cossack Society Vladimir Veklenko said that Nakhchivanski remained as an honorable knight in the history.
The official representative of the Russian President in the Central Federal District Alexander Beglov's congratulatory message was read out.