Due to the anniversary of “Black Train Calls, Talan in Karabağ, Genocide in Hocalı”, Turkish Ambassador to Azerbaijan Hazar İbrahim, Deputy General Manager of TCDD Transportation Şinasi Kazancıoğlu, Deputy General Manager of TCDD İsmail Çağlar, Rector of Gazi University. Dr. İbrahim Uslan, Gazi University Faculty Member Dr. A ceremony was held at the Behiç Erkin hall on February 27 with the participation of Alev Çakmakoğlu Kuru and representatives of various institutions and railroads.
“Exhibition wagon connected to the Eastern Express will meet the public in Kayseri, Erzincan, Erzurum, Sarıkamış, Kars”
Speaking at the ceremony, Prof. Dr. Alev Çakmakoğlu Kuru was founded on the 28th Anniversary of the Khojaly Genocide, with the support of the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, a painting exhibition wagon was created with the support of the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, Kayseri, which is the city that has been subjected to Armenian persecution. He stated that he would be open to citizens' visits in Erzurum, Sarıkamış and Kars.
Dry, exhibit an image of 60 artists from Turkey wagons in Khojaly their pictures to commemorate the genocide that said, this place is filled with the project and that they will not be forgotten martyrs in an effort would not be forgotten.
“I would like to express that I have a great feeling of emotion because this commemoration ceremony was held in the shadow of Atatürk Residence where Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk directed the Independence Struggle.”
ŞİNasi Kazancıoğlu, Deputy General Manager of TCDD Tasimacilik, said, “This ceremony held due to the Khojaly Genocide; I want to express that I am experiencing a great feeling of emotion, because Gazi Mustafa Kemal Ataturk's struggle for Independence was made in the shadow of Atatürk Residence, where the idea of "Sovereignty is unconditional, unconditionally the nation" was pronounced for the first time. ''
Kazancıoğlu said, “As TCDD Tasimacilik family, it is our greatest wish that our brother Azerbaijan people will not suffer again. However, in order to avoid these suffering, it is necessary to take lessons from history and to transfer the consciousness of history to future generations. In this regard, this exhibition wagon is of great meaning and importance. The fact that this private wagon will meet the Turkish people on the route of thousands of kilometers in the Eastern Express and Anatolian lands will reinforce the friendship and brotherhood between us. '' said.
İsmail Çağlar, Deputy General Manager of TCDD, stated that despite the 20th year after the Khojaly Genocide, one of the biggest brutalities of the 28th century, the sadness that he has created in Turks and Azerbaijanis has never decreased.
“Gazi University embraces national values while producing universal knowledge”
Rector of Gazi University leading this project. Dr. İbrahim Uslan said: '' Gazi University protects the national values while producing universal knowledge, it opposes and protects the oppressed wherever they are cruel. Gazi University has assumed the leading role as one of the brand universities in this regard. This exhibition wagon will also create awareness and spread this awareness to the entire Anatolian geography. ''
Turkey Azerbaijan Interparliamentary Friendship Group Chairman Shamil distinction in his speech contained the following words: '' Azerbaijan is not a new thing that made the Turkish genocide, has 200 years of history. The last example of this is Khojaly. We will do our best not to forget this event, we will continue to explain it on every platform. ”
"Turkey and Azerbaijan are walking together in all areas, it is growing together"
Finally, Azerbaijani Ambassador Hazar İbrahim, who made his speech, said: "We have seen that our Turkish brothers are always with us. It is very important to emphasize that this is not a massacre but genocide. Turkey and Azerbaijan are walking together in all areas, is growing together. " said.
After the speeches, the train with a picture was visited in Ankara Station and the train set out to stop and be exhibited in Kayseri, Erzincan, Erzurum and Kars stations with the Eastern Express.