Friday, April 10, 2009

President opens memorial plate to diplomatic mission of Ukrainian People's Republic in Azerbaijan

Within the framework of the official visit to Azerbaijan, President Victor Yushchenko took part in the opening of memorial plate dedicated to the diplomatic mission of the Ukrainian People’s Republic in Azerbaijan, which had been opened in Baku back in 1919.

Speaking at the event President Yushchenko thanked President Ilham Aliyev, Azerbaijani state authorities, Baku local government and all those, who contributed to eternizing the memory about the functioning of the first diplomatic mission of independent Ukraine in Azerbaijan.