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Azerbaijanis living in Germany celebrate victory at Eurovision Song Contest 2011

16 May 2011 [11:48] - TODAY.AZ
"The Azerbaijanis living in Germany celebrated Azerbaijan’s victory at the Eurovision Song Contest 2011. Peoples thronged to streets at midnight and congratulated each other. The Azerbaijani and Turkish diaspora representatives celebrated this victory together," the European Azerbaijanis Congress President Bashar Komur said.

"It is impossible to explain this joyfulness with words. Diplomats, ordinary people and intellectuals celebrated this victory," he added.

It is a great victory for Land of Fires to be winner in Europe, he said. According to Komur, Azerbaijanis living abroad have great support in it.

"We are very glad that Azerbaijani culture made itself known. Gladness in Baku that we watched on television was also felt in European cities. The Azerbaijani and Turkish diaspora representatives celebrated this victory together," he underscored.


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