Baku, October 4, AZERTAC
A ceremony to present “Shohrat” orders to well-known Azerbaijani journalists Elmira Aliyeva and Galina Mikeladze has been held at Azerbaijan State News Agency (AZERTAC).
Director General of AZERTAC Aslan Aslanov made remarks at the ceremony to hail state attention to those who played a role in the development of journalism in Azerbaijan. “President Ilham Aliyev successfully continues this policy of national leader Heydar Aliyev.”
The Director General described Elmira Aliyeva and Galina Mikeladze as “living classics” of the Azerbaijani press, adding that both journalists “showed their abilities in their youth”.
“Elmira Aliyeva and Galina Mikeladze`s activity should be considered as life and experience school for young journalists,” said Aslan Aslanov.
The Director General described the meeting with the “two outstanding representatives” of the Azerbaijani press as an unforgettable event, and wished them new success, long life and robust health.
Then “Shohrat” orders, conferred upon Elmira Aliyeva and Galina Mikeladze by orders of President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, were presented to the journalists.
Elmira Aliyeva and Galina Mikeladze thanked the head of the state for “high recognition” of their activity as well as for care and attention.