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‘Khojaly tragedy can be considered one of the gravest crimes against the universe for its scale and brutality’. These words were said by Leila Aliyeva, Head of Representation of Heydar Aliyev Foundation in Russia, at the scientific and practical conference ‘Khojaly. 16 years later’ the Representation organized in Moscow on February 27.

Members of Romania-Azerbaijan Friendship Society, Azerbaijan-Romania Culture and Youth Association, Romania-Azerbaijan Industry and Trade Chamber, employees of Romania Office of SOCAR, Azeris living and studying in Romania, reps of Turk-Tatar community, diplomatic corps and mass media attended the ceremony.

Heydar Aliyev Foundation and Embassy of Azerbaijan to Turkey arranged events in Ankara due to the 16th anniversary of Khojaly tragedy. Wreath was laid February 25 on the monument in memory of the genocide victims in Estergon Castle in Kechioren District of Ankara. Ambassador Zakir Heshimov and Chairman of Kechioren Municipality Turgut Altynok fired the eternal torch in memory of the genocide victims.


Ceremony of opening of the first monument dedicated to the martyrs of Khojaly genocide, the meeting and exhibition of the diaspora organizations was held February 24 in Hague on the initiative of Holland-Azerbaijan Turk Circle and due to support of the Embassy of Azerbaijan to the Netherlands, State Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan for Work with Azerbaijanis Living in Foreign Countries and ...

Scientific conference ‘Khojaly genocide and realities of 1915 events’ was held in Berlin on February 24. The conference, organized by Ygdyr Municipality, Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Azerbaijan’s Embassy to Germany and Consulate to Kars, was opened by Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Germany Perviz Shahbazov and Head of Ygdyr Municipality Nuraddin Araz...