Event on the occasion of “November 9- National Flag Day of the Republic of Azerbaijan” was held at BEU. The event was attended by administrative, professor-teaching staff, heads of the departments and students.
After the state anthem of the Republic of Azerbaijan, a video clip devoted to the State Flag was demonstrated.
The rector of the University, Professor Havar Mammadov congratulated the participants on the occasion of the holiday. The rector noted that the state flag of the Republic of Azerbaijan was adopted at the meeting of the Government of the Democratic Republic of Azerbaijan on November 9, 1918. This flag was approved as the state flag of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic at the session held on November 17, 1990 on the initiative and leadership of the chairman of the Supreme Assembly of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic, and national leader of the Republic of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev. On February 5, 1991, the Supreme Soviet of the Republic of Azerbaijan adopted the Law "On the State Flag of the Republic of Azerbaijan" and declared it as a state flag. According to a decree signed by the President Ilham Aliyev, almost all Azerbaijanis celebrates November 9 as a holiday. As a result of the successful policy pursued by the country's leadership, great achievements have been made in building democratic and legal state in our independent republic, and our statehood has been strengthened.
Different interesting stages, music and dance have been presented to the event participants.