NINETY FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF AZERBAIJAN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC MARKED BY CONFERENCE
Published at : 04 Feb 2021
On May 28th a conference was held at Musavat Party office to mark the 95th anniversary of establishment of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic (ADR). Member of Musavat Board, Prof. Almaz Aligizi, called the founder of the ADR Mammad Amin Rasulzadeh 'unique political figure' of Azerbaijan in 20th century.
"Rasulzadeh was a great writer, at the same time. His greatest work is Azerbaijan" said researcher of Rasulzadeh's heritage, Nasiman Yagublu, speaking about historical circumstances and local conditions under which ADR was formed. "The greatest legacy of ADR was protection of territorial integrity of Azerbaijan" said Yagublu.
Former Prime Minister Penah Huseyn remarked that May 28th is the national holiday for all, regardless of being in power or opposition.
Musavat Chairman Isa Gambar said it is a great honor for all Musavat members to serve Azerbaijan. "We are followers of Rasulzadeh and Elchibey (former president). We have organized a series of events and conference in Turkey and Sweden on the occasion of 95th anniversary of ADR. Our republic was the first democratic state in the East. This is a source of honor and an indicator of our development" said Gambar.
Gambar underlined that Baku State University must be renamed after Mammad Amin Rasulzadeh. "Democratic forces of the country are working toward forming the National Council. I hope Azerbaijan will become a free and prosperous country in the next five years. Wishing you success in this struggle" Musavat Chairman concluded.
Musavat member Asif Mammadli called everyone to join and support the National Council.
NINETY FIFTH ANNIVERSARYMARKED BY CONFERENCEBaku State University