The blessed memory of the national leader Heydar Aliyev, the Shehids (Martyrs) of the First Karabakh and Patriotic Wars was honored with observing a minute of silence. The National Anthem of the Republic of Azerbaijan was performed.
Speaking at the festive event, the command staff conveyed the Supreme Commander-in-Chief and the Minister of Defense’s holiday congratulations to the servicemen. It was noted that due to the state’s constant attention and care the implementation of activities to improve the social and living conditions of the military personnel are being continued.
A feast of the sacrifice was held with the participation of servicemen, and festive tables were served for them.
The festive ceremony ended with a solemn march of military personnel through the city.