On the occasion of the 73rd anniversary of the great Victory over fascism, NIKOIL | Bank congratulated veterans of the Great Patriotic War who survived the terrible 900 days in the Siege of Leningrad (now St. Petersburg).
Meeting with veterans of the Great Patriotic War, NIKOIL | Bank management expressed gratitude for their self-sacrifice, congratulated them on Victory Day and wished them good health and a long life.
It should be noted that the Siege of Leningrad lasted from September 8, 1941 to January 27, 1944. According to various sources, during these years, from 300 thousand to 1.5 million people were killed, 97% of which died of starvation and the remaining 3% in bombing and shelling. It should be mentioned that during the war about 600,000 Azerbaijanis were called up for the service to the Soviet army, almost half of which were killed at the front. NIKOIL | Bank honors the bright memory of all those who died on the battlefield of the bloodiest war in the history of mankind and the all Azerbaijani people on Victory Day.