Official Chronicle

Lithuania`s President visits Heydar Aliyev Foundation

02-05-2011 | 19:18        


Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite has visited the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.

The Lithuanian leader was welcomed by President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and his spouse Mehriban Aliyeva.

The Lithuanian President was told the main goal of the Foundation, established in memory of the Azerbaijani people`s national leader, is to study and popularize prominent political figure Heydar Aliyev`s rich heritage, give an idea to the future generations and foreign visitors about his large-scale activity to achieve Azerbaijan`s socio-economic, cultural progress, and assist projects promoting the country`s history and culture.

President Grybauskaite saw exhibits room, the archive of the great leader reflecting his childhood, youth, university years and career, pictures covering various moments of his life and giving comprehensive idea of the whole history of Azerbaijan, and photos taken with figures of science, culture and art, leaders of numerous countries.

Mrs. Grybauskaite signed the Foundation`s Guest Book.