Baku, June 10, AZERTAC
Moroccan newspaper Al-Islah and at-Tanmiya has published an article on the Baku 2015 first European Games.
The article highlights the importance of the Baku 2015, preparations for the Games, and the flame capture ceremony in Ateshgah where President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev lit the first torchbearer’s flame.
Describing the European Games torch the article says: “The torch measures 660mm high, and its body features a pomegranate tree, echoing the Baku 2015 brand. The copper head that protects the flame is also in the form of a pomegranate – its 50 pips representing the number of nations participating in the Games.”