The delegation first visited the Alley of Honors paid tribute and laid a wreath at the tomb of national leader Heydar Aliyev. The participants also paid tribute and laid flowers at the grave of the prominent ophthalmologist, academician Zarifa Aliyeva.
Then, having visited Alley of Martyrs, the delegation paid tribute and commemorated Azerbaijani heroes, who gave their lives for the independence and territorial integrity of Azerbaijan and laid flowers at the "Eternal Flame" monument.
Within the framework of the visit, which will last until January 25, the delegation of the CISM will hold meetings in the Ministry of Defence, the Ministry of Youth and Sports, as well as the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
During the meetings, an exchange of views on the prospects for the development of cooperation between the CISM and relevant structures of Azerbaijan will take place.