California's city proclaims May 28 as Azerbaijani Heritage Day
Azerbaijan, Baku, May 28 / Trend /
The City Council of the City of Irvine does hereby proclaim May 28, 2011 as "Azerbaijani Heritage Day" in Irvine, the Azerbaijani-American Council said.
Mayor of the city of Irvine Sukhee Kang offers sincere appreciation to the Azerbaijani-American Council for their hard work and efforts on behalf of the Azerbaijani-American community.
He welcomed the Azerbaijani-American community's contributions to the social and economic life of our community.
Azerbaijan marks May 28 as Republic Day.
The Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, established on May 28, 1918, but lasted only 23 months, was the first democratic parliamentary republic in the East.