December 28, 2004

President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva visited subsidiary school No.268 in Nasimi district of Baku

President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, UNESCO Good Will Ambassador Mrs. Mehriban Aliyeva attended today the festivities held at subsidiary school No 268 in Nasimi district of Baku. On behalf of Mrs. Aliyeva, every child was presented holyday gifts.

Actors of Azerbaijan State Young Spectators Theatre showed interesting compositions. Wonderful performance of Azer Mustafayev, pupil of 8th class, in saz, stories said by pupils, poems they said on Homeland, President were welcomed with warm applauses.

Teachers and parents expressed deep gratitude to Mrs. Mehriban Aliyeva for coming and bringing so much joy to the children. "It was your personal contribution that turned this school into one of the best in Baku. We also thank the esteemed President for not forgetting children," they said.

Mrs. Mehriban Aliyeva congratulated the children on the coming holidays and expressed her admiration for their talents.

Sharing her impressions with journalists, President of the Heydar Aliyev Fund Mrs. Mehriban Aliyeva said: I am so happy to be together with children today. You can see how beautiful they are, how well they sing and dance. It is happiness that we have such children, that Azerbaijan has such a future. I feel great with them.

At the events, President of the Heydar Aliyev Fund Mrs. Mehriban Aliyeva was accompanied by Minister of Education of Azerbaijan Misir Mardanov and Department Chief at the President`s Administration Mrs. Fatma Abdullazadeh.