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: commonspace.eu 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).
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