President of Uzbekistan honores the memory of the Hungarian heroes
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, as part of an official visit to Hungary, laid a wreath at a memorial column on the Heroes’ Square in Budapest.
The head of our state honored the memory of prominent figures who contributed to the formation of the Hungarian statehood. The ceremony was held with the participation of the guard of honor, accompanied by a military band.
Heroes’ Square - one of the main squares of the city of Budapest, is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. In its center stands the Millennium Memorial with 7 leaders of the Magyar tribes on a pedestal. It is dedicated to the acquisition by the Hungarians of a modern homeland and the founding of the Kingdom of Hungary.
The memorial also includes 2 colonnades with sculptures of prominent personalities of the Hungarian people. In front of the memorial there is a memorial plate in honor of the heroes of Hungary.