Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct. 12 /Trend/
President of Austria Heinz Fischer and his spouse Margit Fischer on Wednesday visited the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.
The Austrian President and his spouse were welcomed by President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and Mrs. Mehriban Aliyeva.
President Ilham Aliyev briefed the Austrian counterpart on the activity of the Foundation.
Heinz Fischer was told the main goal of the Foundation, established in the memory of the Azerbaijani people`s national leader, is to study and popularize prominent political figure Heydar Aliyev`s rich heritage, give an idea to the future generations and foreign visitors about his large-scale activity to achieve Azerbaijan`s socio-economic, cultural progress, and assist projects promoting the country`s history and culture.
The President saw exhibits taken from the archive of the great leader and reflecting his childhood, youth, university years and career, pictures covering the very various moments of his life and giving a comprehensive idea of the whole history of Azerbaijan, photos taken with figures of science, culture and art, leaders of different countries.
President Heinz Fischer signed the Foundation`s Guest Book.
The Austrian President was presented with the Heydar Aliyev Foundation`s keepsake.