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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