Heydar Aliyev was a brilliant person, a visionary leader, a brave man. He devoted his life to his native people. He always served his people with dignity and loyalty. Regardless of the socio-political structure of society, Heydar Aliyev always felt the support of the people and confidently led Azerbaijan forward. In the Soviet period and at the most critical moments for Azerbaijan and our people during the period of independence, the leadership qualities of Heydar Aliyev, his wisdom, thoughtful policies and bold steps saved our people from great troubles.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Ahliman Amiraslanov, academician, USSR State Prize laureate, chairman of the Health Committee of the Milli Majlis
"Khalg newspaper"May 8, 2020