Turkish ambassador to Azerbaijan makes Twitter post on 103rd anniversary of Baku's liberation

  15 September 2021    Read: 236
  Turkish ambassador to Azerbaijan makes Twitter post on 103rd anniversary of Baku

September 15, 2021 marks the 103rd anniversary of the liberation of Baku from the Bolshevik-Dashnak occupation, Turkish Ambassador to Azerbaijan Cahit Bagci wrote on Twitter.

“We pay tribute to the memory of the victorious commander of the Caucasian Islamic Army Nuru Pasha, thousands of our compatriots who are buried in the Caucasus. Azerbaijan and Turkey are one nation, two states,” the diplomat tweeted. 

On September 15, 1918, the Caucasian Islamic Army, which included the Azerbaijan Corps, liberated Baku from the Bolshevik-Dashnak occupation. The liberation of Baku is an event of exceptional importance for the Azerbaijani-Turkish friendship and brotherhood.


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