On April 5 Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games launched the water journey from the Caspian, which started with a ceremony at the StoneChronicalMuseum. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, Chairperson of the Organizing Committee of Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games Mehriban Aliyeva, family members and Prince of Saudi Arabia, President of the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF) and President of Saudi Arabia’s National Olympic Committee Prince Abdullah bin Mosaad bin Abdulaziz al Saud attended the event, Caspian Energy News (www.caspianenergy.net) reports with reference to the press service of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
“Azerbaijan is a country with a picturesque nature. Beautiful lakes, rivers, springs, waterfalls, the beautiful Caspian Sea – all these are our natural treasures. Today, a great journey begins from the shores of the Caspian Sea in various directions of our country. In essence, water is a symbol, a symbol of the Games”, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said, noting that the modern sports infrastructure of Azerbaijan enables to host any prestigious international competition.
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