In two weeks, we will celebrate liberation of Shusha as great Victory Day - President Aliyev
BAKU, Azerbaijan, October 27
In two weeks, we will celebrate the liberation of Shusha. We will celebrate it as a great Victory Day, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said making a joint press statement with President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Aghali village of Zangilan, Trend reports.
"From the first hours to the last minutes of the second Karabakh war, Turkey stood by Azerbaijan. My dear Brother, the esteemed President supported Azerbaijan in the very first hours by announcing to the whole world that Azerbaijan was not alone and that Turkey was next to Azerbaijan. This provided us with great political and moral support, and gave us additional strength. Dear Brother, the Azerbaijani people today rightfully express their gratitude to you. You know that everyone in Azerbaijan loves you and treats you with tremendous respect. You did a lot for our Victory, and today, already in the period of creation, the period of restoration, you are with us again," the head of state said.