The victims of the 20 January tragedy were commemorated in the Netherlands

Memorial ceremony dedicated to the martyrs who died during the bloody January events in Baku in 1990, jointly organized by the Azerbaijani-Turkish Culture Association and the Turkish Islamic Cultural Foundation was held in Netherlands. After commemorating the victims of 20 January, the head of the Azerbaijani-Turkish Culture Association Ilhan Ashkin and the head of the Turkish Islamic Cultural Foundation Tahsin Chetinkaya thanked the participants and shared their thoughts on the events of 20 January. Second Secretary of the Embassy of Azerbaijan to the Netherlands Seljan Verdiyeva spoke about the place of the tragedy in the history of Azerbaijan, its causes and consequences. Then, the speakers shared their impressions on the events of 20 January. The video on the horrors of the 20 January events was presented and prayers to the spirit of martyrs were read.