The State Oriental Museum in Moscow is hosting an exhibition of two Azerbaijani artists, Arif Huseynov and his son Orhan Huseynov, until November 10. The exhibition features their paintings and drawings, which show the life, customs, habits and traditions of the Azerbaijanis through Azerbaijani folklore and fairy tales in a humorous light.The State Oriental Museum in Moscow is also showing about 60 works by one of the greatest masters of Azerbaijani art of the twentieth century, Rasim Babayev.
In London, an evening in memory of the co-founder of the Anglo-Azerbaijani Society Lord Fraser took place. It was organized with support from the Embassy of Azerbaijan in the UK. Professor Nargiz Pashaeva, Azerbaijani co-chairman of the Society, talked about Lord Fraser as a true friend of Azerbaijan, noting his contribution to the expansion of cultural and humanitarian ties between the two countries.
Sergei Lebedev, the CIS Executive Secretary, the head of the CIS observation mission at the presidential elections in Azerbaijan during his visit to the polling stations in Baku, told reporters that he finds the electoral process well organized.
Ankara hosts the international conference "The Caucasian War of the Nineteenth century : Realpolitik and the "Memory of War." The focus of its participants is on the key problems in the history of the Caucasian War of the XIX century and its effect on the region in the broad context of interests of the great powers in the North Caucasus, in particular, of the Russian and Ottoman empires.