Azerbaijani President pays tribute to national leader Heydar Aliyev VIDEO
Baku, December 12 (AZERTAC). December 12 marks the 10th anniversary of the death of the architect and founder of the independent Azerbaijan, world-renowned politician, national leader Heydar Aliyev.
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, his spouse Mehriban Aliyeva, and family members have today visited the Alley of Honors to commemorate national leader Heydar Aliyev. President Ilham Aliyev laid a wreath at the national leader`s grave. The national anthem of Azerbaijan was played.
The Head of State and his family members also put flowers at the grave of prominent ophthalmologist, academician Zarifa Aliyeva, statesman Aziz Aliyev and professor Tamerlan Aliyev.
Among those in attendance at the commemorative ceremony were Speaker of the Milli Majlis Ogtay Asadov and head of the Presidential Administration Ramiz Mehdiyev, as well as other officials, including MPs, ministers, heads of state committees and companies, and public figures.