Victims of the 20 January tragedy were also commemorated in Rotterdam, the Netherlands
The Benelux Azerbaijanis Congress (BAK) organized a commemorative event dedicated to the 29th anniversary of the “Bloody January” tragedy in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Chairman of the Benelux Azerbaijanis Congress Elsevar Mammadov delivered a speech at the event and noted that this bloody crime could not quell the freedom love of Azerbaijanis and our people gained their independence even at the expense of their blood.
It was noted that the people who were killed in the 20 January tragedy are heroes of the nation. Jalal Mirzoyev, Charge d`affaires of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the Netherlands, chairman of the European Azerbaijanis Congress (EAC) Sahil Gasimov and others spoke about the sacrifices made by the heroes of the Motherland in that terrible night.