Today is the next victory day in Azerbaijan. Because city of Agdam returned to Azerbaijan after 27 years. According to the agreement signed on November 10, the city of Aghdam was to be handed over to Azerbaijan by November 20, and today the city of Aghdam came under the control of the Azerbaijani army. Under the control of Russian peacekeepers, all Armenian armed forces and civilians were evacuated from Aghdam and the city was handed over to Azerbaijan.
Since yesterday the liberation of the Aghdam region has been celebrated with great enthusiasm by residents.
At present, the residents of Agdam gather near the liberated territories of the region with Turkish and Azerbaijani flags and celebrate this day.
In his interview to ANews Television, head of Azerbaijan Institute for Democracy and Human Rights, human rights defender Ahmad Shahidov said that for the first time in 27 years, azan was performed in Aghdam, liberated from the Armenian occupation: “Azerbaijan will also restore the city of Aghdam. Of course, we must comprehensively do everything. A master plan will be prepared, and specialists will be involved. Infrastructure projects, office buildings, social facilities, roads, and other necessary work will be carried out in a planned manner. Azerbaijani state will help citizens to return there. Therefore, the restoration of the Aghdam district will have a special place in our plans because it is a large district in terms of territory and, at the same time, it is the largest district in terms of population.”