Jubilee of renowned writer-journalist Rafig Hajiyev celebrated
Regular meeting of the Azerbaijan Press Council’s Elderly Journalists' Majlis (council) was held under the motto “Respect for the past, trust in the future!” The meeting held at the International Press Center was dedicated to the 65th jubilee of writer-journalist Rafig Hajiyev. In his opening remarks, Chairman of the Azerbaijan Press Council, Member of Parliament Aflatun Amashov spoke of Rafig Hajiyev’s life and creativity. Rafig Hajiyev was presented the Press Council’s diploma and a memorial gift of the Elderly Journalists' Majlis.
Participants of the meeting, including Mazahir Suleymanzade, Maharram Gasimli, Ramiz Guliyev, Chingiz Ganizade, Agil Abbas, Ogtay Rza, Adil Jamil, Mashallah Maftun, Gulu Maharramli, Shamisyya Karimova, Ilgar Hasanov, Ilham Abbasov, Ahmad Mammadov, Ramig Mukhtar, Vahid Abbasov, Tofig Karimov, Tahir Aydinoglu and others dealt with creativity of Rafig Hajiyev, his contribution to development of country’s press, his books published. Rafig Hajiyev expressed gratitude to the Azerbaijan Press Council, the Council’s Elderly Journalists' Majlis and his colleagues for attention and care.