Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday prolonged felicitations to Azerbaijan because the nation celebrated its 29th Independence anniversary.
In a tweet, the premier paid tribute to Azeri forces “for valiantly defending their territorial integrity” and reiterated Pakistan’s assist in its quest to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh dispute as per UNSC resolutions.
“I prolong warmest felicitations to (President) Ilham Aliyev and fraternal folks of Azerbaijan on their Independence Day,” the prime minister wrote on Twitter.
I prolong warmest felicitations to @presidentaz & fraternal folks of #Azerbaijan on their Independence Day. We pay tribute to Azeri forces valiantly defending their territorial integrity.
?? stands with ?? in its quest to resolve Nagorno-Karabakh situation as per UNSC resolutions
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) October 18, 2020
Azerbaijan first declared independence from the Russian Tsar beneath the chairmanship of Mehmet Emin Resulzade on Could 28, 1918, however was occupied by the Soviet Union after a brief interval of two years.
In 1991, Azerbaijan re-established its standing as an unbiased state on Oct. 18 – the day when Independence Day is widely known yearly throughout the nation.