2012-12-29
Azerbaijani Embassy to Lithuania held an event to mark Day of Solidarity of Azerbaijanis
Azerbaijani Embassy to Lithuania held an event to mark Day of Solidarity of Azerbaijanis. Among the participants were members of Azerbaijani community, members of Lithuania-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Friendship Group as well as Azerbaijani students studying at Lithuanian universities.
 
Speaking at the event Ambassador Hasan Mammadzada congratulated Azerbaijani community in Lithuania and called on diaspora organizations to be more active, preserve national customs and traditions and play active role in Lithuanian society. 
 
The event also witnessed the launch of Lithuanian-Azerbaijani Youth Organization (AYOL) which brings together Azerbaijani students in Lithuania as well as young members of Azerbaijani community. The launch ceremony was attended by AYOL members, community members, activists from partner organizations, representatives of Lithuanian universities and members of Lithuania-Azerbaijani Parliamentary Friendship Group. In his address Ambassador Hasan Mammadzada congratulated AYOL members for successful work and expressed hope that youth organizations will contribute to the friendly bilateral relations between Azerbaijan and Lithuania.
 
Speaking at the event Chairman of Lithuania-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Friendship Group Uras Pojela congratulated members of AYOL.
 

The launch ceremony and Day of Solidarity celebrations were followed by reception and concert. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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