“It is a historic day today. We are celebrating our glorious victory. The ruined city of Aghdam is a witness to Armenian atrocities. We will restore the city of Aghdam and all the villages. Let no-one ever doubt that. It will be a difficult task.

Of course, it will take a lot of effort,” said President of Azerbaijan, Victorious Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev, as he visited the liberated from occupation the city of Aghdam.

“But just as we have shown unity for 44 days, I am confident that we will show unity and determination in the restoration of our liberated lands. We will restore all our cities and built even more beautiful ones. We will restore the remaining historical sites in our cities and show our strength once again,” the head of state said.

“We have won a victory by chasing the enemy with an iron fist. Now we are standing on our land.