President: Azerbaijani Army among worldâ€™s strongest armies
- 17 October 2016
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan is taking serious steps in the field of army building and the Azerbaijani Army is one of the world’s strongest armies, said President Ilham Aliyev.
The president made the remarks an official reception dedicated to the 25th anniversary of restoration of Azerbaijan’s independence.
Speaking about Azerbaijan's contribution to inter-religious, inter-cultural and inter-civilizational dialogue, the head of state stressed that the country is an example for many countries in this regard.
Azerbaijan will further continue to move on its current path, pursue independent policy and move forward based on the people’s will, said Ilham Aliyev, adding that the September referendum has proved it once again.
He pointed out that 25 years is a great history.
“We have already proved to the whole world that we can have an independent life, we can live successfully. Our cities which are getting beautiful, our improving regions and Baku, which is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, is a clear evidence of that,” said President Aliyev. “We will move on this path, pursue independent policy and move forward based on the people’s will in the future.”
“Our independence is irreversible and everlasting. I wish success to the entire people of Azerbaijan in strengthening our independence,” said the president. “Long live independent Republic of Azerbaijan!”