Delegation of Baku 2023 World Taekwondo Championships pays respect to National Leader Heydar Aliyev and Azerbaijani martyrs
Baku, June 1, AZERTAC
The delegation of the World Taekwondo Championships in Baku led by World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue, World Taekwondo Secretary General Jeongkang Seo, President of the Turkish Taekwondo Federation Metin Şahin as well as officials of the Azerbaijan Taekwondo Federation have visited the Alley of Honors to lay a wreath at the tomb of National Leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev.
They also laid flowers at the graves of prominent ophthalmologist, academician Zarifa Aliyeva.
The delegation then visited the Alley of Martyrs to commemorate Azerbaijani heroes who gave their lives for the country’s independence and territorial integrity and put flowers at their graves. The participants also laid a wreath at the Eternal Flame monument.
The visitors then enjoyed a panoramic view of Baku, as they were informed about the history of the Alley of Martyrs, as well as landscaping work carried out in the city.