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Azerbaijan celebrates 96th anniversary of birth of Heydar Aliyev in particular. Festival took place in Baku, dedicated to the life and activities of nationwide leader of the Azerbaijani people, transmits television channel “MIR 24”.
In the city center, on the street, in the square, mounted racks. Everyone could see, read and if you wish to purchase a commemorative book. The event attracted many students who came as government officials and MPs. Ended book festival concert. For city dwellers, a band was playing.
“Heydar Aliyev attached great importance to the book and book publishing. Last year we received a special diploma of the Secretariat of the CIS for the best project promoting publishing. And today we are presenting more than hundreds of books dedicated to the national leader. It is a good gift for our young people and all who value books,” said the head of the Center “Azerkitab” Sabir Hasanov.