Azerbaijan's president and first vice president visit grave of Heydar Aliyev
Azerbaijani president Ilham Aliyev, first vice president Mehriban Aliyeva, family members, as well as relatives and loved ones of national leader of the Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev visited the Alley of Honors as May 10 marks the 95th anniversary of his birth.
President Aliyev laid a wreath at the national leader’s grave and the state anthem of Azerbaijan was played.
Ilham Aliyev and family members also put flowers at the grave of the national leader’s wife, ophthalmologist and academician Zarifa Aliyeva, as well as the graves of prominent statesman Aziz Aliyev and renowned physician, scientist Tamerlan Aliyev.
Among those in attendance at the commemorative ceremony were the republic's prime minister Novruz Mammadov, Parliament speaker Ogtay Asadov, head of the Presidential Administration Ramiz Mehdiyev, ministers, committee chairs, company heads and MPs.