Azerbaijani President joins Novruz festivities in Baku
Nationwide festivities on the occasion of the national holiday of the people of Azerbaijan – Novruz are being held in Baku.
The head of state and his spouse arrived at the square in front of the Maiden Tower. A girl dressed in national costume presented the President a samani.
President Ilham Aliyev lit the Novruz bonfire.
The head of state made a speech.
Kosa and Kechal congratulated President Ilham Aliyev and his family members on the occasion of Novruz holiday and competed with the head of state in egg breaking.
The President and his wife watched the concert, viewed “Novruz” exhibition.
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