On november 11, 2001, in the assembly hall of Qafqaz University the presentation of a new publication of Heydar Aliyev Heritage Research Center “Heydar Aliyev: Independence of Azerbaijan is eternal” was held.
The book is dedicated to the 20th anniversary of recognition of the independence of the Republic of Azerbaijan by the Republic of Turkey. The whole book is in Turkish, but a short content of all documents in English. The publication is the first major Turkish-language project of the Center.
The presentation was opened by Cihan Bulut, professor of Qafqaz University. Then the rector of the university, Professor Ahmet Saniç welcomed the guests and emphasized the importance of the presented book. The Editor of the book and author of the foreword, MP Elkhan Suleymanov, undersecretary of the embassy of the Republic of Turkey to Azerbaijan Riza Kağan Yılmaz, head of Information Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan Javanshir Mammadov, professor of the university Abdulkadir Üregen and MP Agil Abbas spoke about the publication and the Turkish-Azerbaijani relations.
The Editor of the book and author of the foreword is the member of the parliament from Shamakhi, head of the Azerbaijani delegation to EURONEST Parliamentary Assembly Elkhan Suleymanov, advisor of the publication series of Heydar Aliyev Heritage Research Center is academician Asaf Nadirov, head of the creative group is Fuad Babayev.