Azerbaijan celebrating National Salvation Day

Ilham Aliyev's social media page

Today, on June 15, Azerbaijan is celebrating the National Salvation Day.

Exactly 31 years ago Heydar Aliyev was elected Chairman of the Supreme Council of Azerbaijan.

In 1997, the Azerbaijani parliament included June 15 to the calendar as the National Salvation Day of Azerbaijan. Since then, Heydar Aliyev's return to power has been celebrated as the National Salvation Day.

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva made posts on the occasion of the National Salvation Day on their social media accounts.

The Turkish Foreign Ministry also congratulated the proplr of Azerbaijan on the National Salvation Day.

"Türkiye and Azerbaijan will always be together as "one nation - two states," the congratulatory message reads.

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