Azerbaijan marks independence day.
28 May 2020

Azerbaijan marked its independence day on 28 May.

President Ilham Aliyev paid tribute at the monument of the first Republic in Baku.

Earlier the president tweeted: "Today's Azerbaijani state, the successor of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, has realized the dreams of our people for independence. I am confident that our independence will be sustainable and Azerbaijan's state independence will live forever."

source: with agencies

photo: President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan laying flowers at the monument of the first Azerbaijan Republic at a ceremony in Baku on 28 May 2020. (picture courtesy of the poress service of the president of Azerbaijan).