Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 28
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended the opening of a chess school in Beylagan region.
The president cut the ribbon symbolizing the official opening of the school.
It was noted that the construction of the facility started in May 2013, and was completed this February, using internal resources.
There are photos in the two-storey school reflecting national leader Heydar Aliyev`s and President Aliyev`s meetings with athletes, including chess players.
A 50-seat tournament room is fitted with the necessary equipment. The school has a comfortable conference hall, classrooms and teachers rooms.
The school`s unique design inspires its students. Teaching aids and information and communication technologies are widely used in the school to comprehensively teach chess to teenagers and youngsters.
A photo was taken at the of the ceremony.