Today Azerbaijan marks a national holiday May 28- Independence Day, APA reports.
105 years ago, the first democratic republic has established in the East.
The establishment of the Democratic Republic declared by the Azerbaijani National Council chaired by Mahammad Amin Rasulzaden. this happens in the building of the Caucasian Viceroy on May 28, 1918.
The form of government of the independent Azerbaijani state is the Democratic Republic;
The Azerbaijan Democratic Republic is going to establish kind friendly relations with all the nations. In particular, with the neighboring nations and states;
The Azerbaijan Democratic Republic regardless of nationality, religion, class, or gender provides all the citizens living within its borders the political rights and citizenship right
On December 7, 1918, at 13:00 in the building of Haji Zeynalabdin Tagiyev’s girls’ school (now the building of the Institute of Manuscripts named after Fuzuli of ANAS) the solemn opening of the Parliament took place.
Chairman of the National Council of Azerbaijan Mahammad Amin Rasulzadeh delivered a congratulatory speech at the opening of the parliament.