BAAU hosts event dedicated to Flag Day

08.11.2017

An event dedicated to National Flag Day was organized by Baku Eurasian University and Youth Union of Narimanov district of YAP.

Speakers highlighted importance of the event, saying our flag is a source of our proud. It was noted that Azerbaijani Democratic Republic, which existed until 1920, adopted the Azerbaijani tricolor as the national flag on November 9, 1918. After gaining independence in 1991, the Supreme Council of the Azerbaijan Republic announced a tricolor flag with a star and a crescent as the national flag of Azerbaijan in 1991. Azerbaijani people celebrates National Flag Day since 2009.