Why is June 15,
1993 called Salvation Day?
June 15, 1993
entered our history the National Salvation Day and this day is
valuable for our people. The National Salvation Day will be
celebrated at all the regional and city branches of the party.
Salvation Day 15th of June is celebrated as the
coming back of the former Azerbaijani President Haydar Aliyev
from the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic to Baku in 1993. In this
period Haydar Aliyev was MP.of the Parliament of Nakhchivan.
The people welcomed
the return of Haydar Aliyev with a hope and joy, and this day
went down in history of the independent Azerbaijan as the Day of
National Salvation. Azerbaijan could be saved only by greatness,
braveness and devotion in the moment when the state was in the
center of catastrophe and on the eve of destruction, Haydar
Aliyev didn’t think about himself, as any other head could do,
and his devotion, which hadn’t been observed in the history
belief of Azeri national in its great son.
of Haydar Aliyev to everything in the name of salvation of his
Motherland, his nation. Haydar Aliyev was ready to any victim in
the name of his Motherland and his competitors couldn’t esteem
his personal potential. Haydar Aliyev’s name has entered our
history as name of Great Rescuer.
With the insistence
of the people in June 1997 Milli Mejlis (National Assembly)
declared June 15th Azerbaijan Holiday. The country
is officially celebrating this day as “Salvation Day”.