A book highlighting the role of the Azerbaijanis in the Italian resistance movement will be presented in Bergamo, Italy, Wednesday.
Called “From the Caucasus to the Apennines. Azerbaijanis in the Italian resistance movement”, the book praises the Azerbaijanis`s contribution to the Italian resistance movement during the World War II. It says that hundreds of Azerbaijani soldiers distinguished themselves as brave fighters among the ranks of the Italian soldiers in battles for the liberation of Italy.
The book features photos and archive material.
Co-organized by the Azerbaijani Embassy in Rome, Sandro Teti Publishing House and Bergamo Municipality, the presentation of the book will be attended by representatives of the Italian academic and business circles, and officials, as well as Embassy staffers.