February 9, 2007

Heydar Aliyev Foundation makes contribution to the distribution of truths on Khojaly genocide in the world

On the eve of the 15th anniversary of Khojaly genocide, one of bloody tragedies of XX century, Heydar Aliyev Foundation has developed a special project. Series of events will be held in frame of the project in Russia, Turkey, France, Hungary, Romania, Belgium, Germany, Czechia, Georgia and Switzerland on the atrocities committed by Armenian terrorist groups in Khojaly. Exhibition of documentary photos reflecting complete destruction of Khojaly, possessing a history of more than a thousand years, by use of tanks and other armored military equipment, killing of people, including children, women and the elderly, with severe brutality, cruel tortures used on captives will be organized and booklets published on this tragedy in English, French, German, Russian and Hungarian languages will be presented in those countries. Exhibition will also include selections from art contest `Khojaly in eyes of children` organized by the Foundation, materials made of releases posted on influential publications of foreign countries on Khojaly genocide.

Heydar Aliyev Foundation has taken significant actions to deliver the set of booklets titled `True facts on Karabakh`, it developed last year in several languages, to the international community. Attaching special importance to the assurance of awareness of the world of Azerbaijani realities the Foundation this year also will familiarize thousands with bloody Khojaly tragedy, Armenian vandalism via irrefutable language of documentary photos in Moscow, Berlin, Strasbourg, Brussels, Ankara, Bucharest, Tbilisi and other cities, make efforts to provide fair and correct information to the world community on this genocide.


Also, actions are taken to assure coverage of events on the media.