TITLE

Black January: Day of Martyrs

AUTHOR(S)
MEHMOOD-UL-HASSAN KHAN, SHAZIA
PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
Defence Journal;Feb2014, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses aspects on the 24th anniversary of the tragic day known in Azerbaijan as Black January commemorated on January 20, 2014. Topics discussed include the first step to the independence of the country from the former USSR on January 20, 1990, the worldwide acknowledgment of the tragic event, and reflections of statehood and people's revolution. Also mentioned are the national massacre in Russia, democratic transformation, and the achievement of Azerbaijan democracy.
ACCESSION #
95061147

 

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