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President visits Old City Icheri Sheheri in Baku

Within the official visit to Azerbaijan, President of Georgia today visited the historic area of Baku, the Old City Icheri Sheheri. Giorgi Margvelashvili walked in the ancient streets of the Old City and saw the symbol of Baku - the Maiden Tower and the Palace of the Shirvanshahs. President was also taken to the martyrdom of Saint Bartholomew - the place where he was beheaded.
The director of the historic architectural area of Baku, Samir Nuriev guided the president to this part of the city personally. He even presented Georgian president with a memorable gift – a carpet, on which the symbol of bravery – a bull's head is depicted.
At the end of the tour, president of Georgia signed the Icheri Sheheri book of remembrance.
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