Azerbaijan’s Embassy to Saudi Arabia has organized a reception on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of restoration of state independence.
The event brought together businessmen, public, compatriots living in Riyadh and the embassy staff.
Addressing the event, Ambassador Rasim Rzayev provided an insight into the history of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, restoration of the state independence at the end of the 20th century, territorial claims by Armenia against Azerbaijan, the grave consequences of the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, the return of Heydar Aliyev to the political leadership of the country after the national appeal, construction the solid foundation of the development strategy and his historic mission, the achievements of the far-sighted policy of the President Ilham Aliyev, as well as the comprehensive reforms carried out in our country.
The event then featured the screening of a footage on modern Azerbaijan, development of different regions of our country, the beauty of nature and ancient history.
The event continued with a banquet.