Under the wise leadership of the Supreme Commander-in-CHief Ilham Aliyev, the national flag will fly in all historical and native Azerbaijani lands, said the Chief of the State Security Service (SSS) of Azerbaijan, Colonel-General Madat Guliyev while speaking at an event at the ministry dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the creation of the National Flag of Azerbaijan and to November 9, the National Flag Day, informs the Centre for Public Relations of the SSS.
Madat Guliyev noted that the national flag is a source of pride for every citizen of Azerbaijan, honour of an independent Azerbaijani state, it plays a big role in shaping the patriotic spirit of young people.
The head of the State Security Service said that at the initiative of National Leader Heydar Aliyev, the tricolour state flag, inherited from the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic and established for the second time in Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic in November 1990, is the official state symbol and one of the main factors of the close cohesion of all Azerbaijani patriots around the national solidarity, ideology of Azerbaijanism.
It was noted that the flag squares and museums, created under the direct leadership and with the participation of the head of state in Baku and regions of the country, are a place of pride, manifestations of the national identity of citizens, whose hearts beat in unison with Azerbaijan.
It should be noted that on November 9, Azerbaijan clebrates the National Flag Day.