Heydar Aliyev

Heydar Aliyev

Heydar Alirza oghlu Aliyev or Geidar Aliev , also spelled Haydar Aliev or Geidar Aliev, was the third President of Azerbaijan who served from October 1993 to October 2003. As the president of his country he was indeed a very powerful politician, but his influence on Azerbaijani politics had begun years ago. As a young man he had joined the Azerbaijan SSR People's Commissariat for State Security and quickly rose to the rank of Major-General. Wikipedia*

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Heydar Aliyev has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 117 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. February 11, 2000 - Present President, Azerbaijan Videos: 2

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  • Azerbaijan:  Perils and Prospects

    Azerbaijan: Perils and Prospects

    President Aliyev spoke about the history and culture of Azerbaijan, their experiences since independence from Russia,…

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