Azerbaijan to mark Remembrance Day on Sept. 27 and Victory Day on Nov. 10
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed the orders today on the establishment of a Memorial Day and the Victory Day in Azerbaijan.
In accordance with the first order, September 27 will be annually marked in Azerbaijan as Remembrance Day.
In accordance with the other order, Victory Day will be solemnly celebrated in Azerbaijan on November 10 every year.
The Karabakh war ended on the night of November 9-10, 2020 with the victory of Azerbaijan. During the hostilities from September 27 to November 9, the Azerbaijani army liberated the Fizuli, Jebrail, Zangilan and Gubadli districts, parts of the Terter, Khojavend, Khojaly and Shusha districts, including the heart of Azerbaijani culture - the city of Shusha from the occupation forces of the Armenian Armed Forces. From November 10 to 30, the Armenian troops were withdrawn from the Aghdam, Kalbajar and Lachin regions. The territorial integrity of Azerbaijan was restored on December 1.