Ilham Aliyev: Work on Shusha restoration has already begun


January 5, Fineko/abc.az. I declare Shusha to be the capital of Azerbaijani culture.

ABC.AZ reports that the statement was made by President Ilham Aliyev, receiving the new Minister of Culture Anar Kerimov.

The head of state stated that the city of Shusha can be considered not only the cultural capital of Azerbaijan, but also of the entire region.

“The cultural life of Shusha should be rich. Work has already begun on the restoration of Shusha. A large delegation was sent there on my instruction. So the housing stock and historical sites must be inspected, the damage must be accurately calculated, and we must begin the restoration of Shusha. However, the original appearance and the historical image of Shusha must be restored without wasting time, but at the same time without haste,” President Aliyev underlined.