Ilham Aliyev, first lady Mehriban Aliyeva attend oath-taking ceremony for young soldiers at State Security Service
An oath-taking ceremony has been held for young soldiers at a military unit of the State Security Service of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev, first lady Mehriban Aliyeva and family members attended the ceremony.
Chairman of the State Security Service, Lieutenant General Madat Guliyev reported to President, Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev.
President Ilham Aliyev and first lady Mehriban Aliyeva put flowers at a statue of national leader Heydar Aliyev.
Military unit commander reported to the Commander-in-Chief about the preparations for the oath-taking ceremony.
President Ilham Aliyev saluted the personnel.
The combat flag was brought to the square to the accompaniment of the military march.
Then a minute`s silence was observed for servicemen who fell for the Motherland, the state anthem was played.
Young soldiers then swore their oaths.
The Azerbaijani President`s son Heydar Aliyev, who is doing his military service here, was among the young soldiers who took oaths.
Congratulating the personnel, President, Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev said: Dear soldiers, I heartily congratulate you on swearing an oath and wish you success.
The personnel of the military unit marched past the tribune. Continue Reading