Askar Akayev

Former President of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan

The blessing of the Azerbaijani people is that in a difficult time Heydar Aliyev, an experienced and intelligent leader, returned to power. The fact that you came to the leadership at such a difficult time for the brotherly Azerbaijani nation testifies to your high reputation as an outstanding politician and statesman.

The spiritual revival and economic progress of the Azerbaijani nation are connected with your name. Heydar Alirza oglu is well known in Kyrgyzstan as an outstanding statesman and world-class politician who made an unparalleled contribution to the formation and development of independent Azerbaijan. Under his leadership, the Republic of Azerbaijan achieved great success in the path of independent development and became a well-known and respected member of the world community. Heydar Alirza oglu devoted all his talent and wisdom, love for the Motherland, diligence and dedication to the cause of Azerbaijan’s progress.

The people of Azerbaijan rightly consider you as the guarantor of their country’s progress and security. I am sure that your activities will be marked by new brilliant achievements for the sake of the Azerbaijani people’s future.

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Heydar Alirza oglu will remain in our memory as an outstanding politician who devoted his whole life to the service of his Motherland, as a loyal son of the Azerbaijani nation.