An exhibition dedicated to the victims of Tragical January was held in Astana
Today, the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Kazakhstan with the support of the International Turkic Academy (TWESCO) organized a photo exhibition titled "Tragical January” - Way to independence" dedicated to the tragic events in Baku in 1990.
The event was attended by state and public figures, diplomats, representatives of intelligentsia and journalists of two countries.
Azerbaijani Ambassador Rashad Mammadov, who opened the exhibition, told about the events that took place on January 20 and highlighted the importance of the exhibition.
Pictures of victims and the tragic events of that Tragic January day were presented at the exhibition.
It should be noted that January 20 is declared as the Day of the National mourning in Azerbaijan. Despite it is the 28-year anniversary of the tragic events of totalitarianism, the people of Azerbaijan remember and honour their relatives and close friends who died in the struggle for independence.
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