January 22, 2005

Participants of ITAR-TASS days in Azerbaijan attended Heydar Aliyev Foundation

Participants of ITAR-TASS days in Azerbaijan visited on January 22 Heydar Aliyev Foundation.

Russian visitors were informed goals of Foundation created in memory of nationwide leader of Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev. It was informed that major goal of Foundation is to study rich legacy of Heydar Aliyev, support implementation of big-scale projects directed to progress of Azerbaijan, assist to realization of works on wide propaganda of Azerbaijani culture and history.

Guests were impressed much by exhibits taken from personal archive of our nationwide leader and belonging to different moments of his activity.

Ceremony participants were familiarized with numerous pictures reflecting different moments of life of Heydar Aliyev, creating wide imagination of an entire era of Azerbaijani history, gifts given by famous politicians of the world, books written on our great leader.


After familiarization with Foundation, Director General of ITAR-TASS Vitali Ignatenko wrote warm words in Book of Honor: "It is great honor for all of us, participants of ITAR-TASS days in Azerbaijan to be in such an outstanding place - Heydar Aliyev Foundation. It was one another meeting with a genius man who devoted his life to serving his people.


We wish success to all honoring memory of President Heydar Aliyev.


On behalf of delegation of deputies of RF State Duma, RF Federation Council, RF ministers, writers, journalists, diplomats V.Ignatenko Director General of ITAR-TASS".


During a visit to Foundation participants of ITAR-TASS days in Azerbaijan were accompanied by Head of Public-Political Department of Presidential Executive Apparatus Ali Hasanov, Sport and Tourism Minister Abulfaz Garayev, Culture Minister Polad Bulbuloglu and Transport Minister Ziya Mammadov.