Memory of compatriots who died during Great Patriotic War was honored - PHOTO - VIDEO

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9 May 2019

On the occasion of the 74th anniversary of the Victory over fascism in the Great Patriotic War on May 9, a group of officers of the Ministry of Defense visited the monument to twice Hero of the Soviet Union, Major General Azi Aslanov and laid a wreath at the monument. The servicemen honored the bright memory of the heroic sons of our people who did incomparable feats during the Second World War, ONA reports citing Ministry of Defence of Azerbaijan.

During the commemoration ceremony held in Baku, servicemen also visited a monument erected in honor of the Hero of the Soviet Union Mehdi Huseynzade, as well as the mass graves.

Festive events were also held in all garrisons and large cities.