September 2 is the 17th anniversary of adoption of Declaration of Independence in Artsakh (Karabakh) Republic. During the referendum organized within the frames of Artsakh (Karabakh) the people of the region has made their decision of solving the mistake made by Stalin in the start of 20th century and leave the structure of Azerbaijan according to the Soviet Constitution acting at that moment. The followed military actions initiated by Azerbaijani officials aiming at preventing the independence of Artsakh brought to a war lasted until 1994, factual capitulation of Azerbaijan and signing of unlimited ceasefire. Today the people of Artsakh is celebrating the day of great importance, remembering the victims of Artsakh war and appreciating the great impact of every Artsakh Armenian in the process of formation of the Republic. Today Artsakh is fully economically and politically independent state, having its legislative, executive and judicial bodies, its flag, anthem, arms, constitution and one of the most developed armies in the region.