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President Ilham Aliyev and his spouse Mehriban Aliyeva attend ceremony commemorating Khojaly genocide victims - UPDATE - PHOTOS

26 February 2014 [13:30] - TODAY.AZ
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today attended a commemorative ceremony on the occasion of the 22nd anniversary of the Khojaly genocide.

Thousands of Baku residents have arrived at the Khojaly memorial to pay tribute to victims of the genocide.

President Ilham Aliyev put a wreath at the monument.

Prime Minister Artur Rasizade, Milli Majlis Speaker Ogtay Asadov, Head of the Presidential Administration Ramiz Mehdiyev and first lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva laid flowers at the memorial.

The commemorative ceremony was attended by state and government officials, MPs, ministers, heads of committees and companies, leaders of religious confessions, as well as Khojaly genocide survivors.



President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended the ceremony held in connection with the 22nd anniversary of the Khojaly genocide on February 26.

A guard of honor was lined up near the memorial, according to the information.

President Aliyev put a wreath at the memorial and honored the memory of victims of Khojaly genocide.


Photos by AzerTAc


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