Family values are deep-rooted in Azerbaijan, and have been passed down from generation to generation since time immemorial. Care of youngsters, and respect for the elderly are cherished traditions in our country.
On February 20, an official dinner was hosted in the Quirinale Palace in Rome on behalf of Italian President Sergio Mattarella in honour of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
Azerbaijan’s First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva and Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the official dinner.
Before the dinner, gifts were exchanged.
Members of the Azerbaijani and Italian delegations were presented to heads of the states Ilham Aliyev and Sergio Mattarella, Azerbaijan’s First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva, and daughter of the Italian President Laura Mattarella.
The heads of the states addressed the dinner party.