Cultural Center of Azerbaijan’s Anniversary Celebrated in Buratia
Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr.S.Ilhamgizi / The Azerbaijani State Committee on Work with Azerbaijanis Residing Abroad has reported that the ceremony dedicated to the 10th anniversary of establishment of Azerbaijani Cultural Center was celebrated atin the State Drama Theater in Buratia, Russia, on 6 July.
Attending the event were officials from the Buratia President Administration, Ministry of Culture, as well as Gunduz Gamzayev, the Russian Congress of Azerbaijanis' director, some 600 guests and the representatives of Azerbaijani Diaspora from different Russian regions.
Yusif Jafarov, the head of the Azerbaijani Cultural Center and also the vice-president of Russian Congress of Azerbaijanis, spoke about the organization, its activities and future plans. In compliance with the Azerbaijani President's decree Cultural Center of Azerbaijanis was awarded diploma, as well as by Ministry of Cultural and Buritia City Administration's reward.
The Azerbaijani national songs were played during ceremony with participation of Jewish, Germany, Polish and Georgian representatives.