A ceremony was held in Istanbul (Turkey) to pay tribute to the national leader of Azerbaijan, Heydar Aliyev.

Georgian bureau of Report informs that the ceremony was attended by the Consul General of Azerbaijan in Istanbul Masim Hajiyev, mayor of Sariyer district of Istanbul Şükrü Genç, President of Marmara Group Strategic and Social Research Foundation Akkan Suver, deputies of both countries, politicians, heads of international organizations, our compatriots and students in Turkey.

Participants visited the monument to the national leader in the Heydar Aliyev Park, located in the Sariyer and laid flowers at the monument.