An event on the occasion of the 96th anniversary of national leader Heydar Aliyev was held in the Office of the State Service for Mobilization and Conscription.
First Deputy Chief of Service, Major-General Zaur Abdullayev spoke about the services rendered for Azerbaijan during life of great leader Heydar Aliyev, the founder of modern independent Azerbaijan. It was noted that one of the unprecedented services of the National Leader, who always respected the national spiritual values and whose heart was beaten for the sake of Azerbaijan, was a training of national military cadres. Those youth who were sent at that time to higher military schools of the former USSR for military education by the great leader with genius political skill, experience and outlook and the military school that founded by him make a basis of the present powerful Azerbaijan Armed Forces.
Large-scale projects under the leadership of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Mr. Ilham Aliyev, dynamic development of our modern country were highlighted at the event with concrete facts. It was emphasized that these achievements fully proved the absence of alternative for the development concept defined by the Great Leader Heydar Aliyev.
The event was continued with a demonstration of a documentary about the life and activity of the great leader, "Life dedicated to motherland, nation".
Later, the officers of the Apparatus of the State Service for Mobilization and Conscription and the Baku Garrison visited the tomb of the National Leader Heydar Aliyev in the Alley of Honor.