Historical background to the document "Speech of the Azerbaijani President Heydar Aliyev at a meeting with soldiers in Fuzuli district during his visit to the South-Eastern region of the country (April 9, 1994)"

On April 9-10, 1994, Heydar Aliyev visited the south-western region of the country. Within the frame of the visit, Heydar Aliyev had meetings in Fuzuli, Beylagan and Ahjabedi.

Having directly got acquainted with the conditions of soldiers in the frontline in Fuzuli on April 9, he gave certain instructions. Heydar Aliyev awarded the soldiers distinguished in battles. The visit was of paramount importance in terms of securing reliable defense of the frontline regions, operative rule of the army.