Azerbaijan, Turkey discuss prospects for military co-op
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov on Thursday met with a delegation led by Commander of Turkey’s Gendarmerie Forces, Army General Yasar Gurel.
18:18 27 April
Commander of Turkish Gendarmerie Forces arrives in Azerbaijan
Commander of the Turkish Gendarmerie Forces, General Yasar Guler arrived in Azerbaijan on April 26.
12:10 26 April
Azerbaijani Defense Ministry holds enlarged board meeting
Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry on Friday held an enlarged board meeting on the results of the large-scale exercises conducted from April 16 to 21 in order to inspect combat readiness of troops.
12:15 21 April
Azerbaijani defense minister meets Iran’s parliament speaker
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov on Monday met with Speaker of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (parliament) of Iran Ali Larijani as part of his visit to this country.
14:10 17 April
Azerbaijan Defense Minister met with Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran
On April 16, the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran Ali Shamkhani.
15:35 16 April
Azerbaijan interested in developing military co-op with Iran – defense minister
Azerbaijan is interested in developing military cooperation with Iran, said Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister Colonel General Zakir Hasanov.
14:27 16 April
Iranian defense minister: Hope Azerbaijan and Armenia won’t permit third parties to interfere in conflict
Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan has said Azerbaijan and Iran must not allow foreign factors to disturb the bilateral military cooperation.
14:24 16 April
Azerbaijan and Iran discussed expansion of military cooperation
Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with the Minister of Defense of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Brigadier General Hussein Dehgan in Tehran on April 16.
12:18 16 April
Azerbaijani defense minister embarks on official visit to Iran
The visit takes place at the invitation of the Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hussein Dehgan, the Defense Ministry told APA.
16:38 15 April
Ceremony devoted to anniversary of April battles held in Baku
According to Ministry of Defense, firstly memory Heydar Aliyev and martyrs perished heroically while fulfilling the service duties for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of our country was remembered with a one minute silence, the state anthem was sounded.
14:18 15 April
Azerbaijani defense minister meets Turkish navy commander
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov on Wednesday met with a delegation led by Commander of the Turkish Naval Forces, Fleet Admiral Bulent Bostanoglu, who is on an official visit to the country.
17:40 12 April
Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov meets Saudi King
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, who is on an official visit to Saudi Arabia, on Wednesday met with the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.
16:45 05 April
Azerbaijan, Saudi Arabia discuss military-technical co-op
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, who is on an official visit to Saudi Arabia, met with Deputy Crown Prince, Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers and Defense Minister Muhammad bin Salman.
09:59 05 April
Azerbaijani defense minister en route to Saudi Arabia
Azerbaijan's Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov left for an official visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on April 4, the ministry's press service told APA.
15:10 04 April
Mehriban Aliyeva: "The state is paying special attention to the health of soldiers injured in the battles for the territorial integrity of our country" - UPDATED
Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva has today met with a group of soldiers and officers of the Azerbaijani Army who were wounded during the April battles in 2016, APA reports.
02:26 04 April
Army officers speak about April victory of Azerbaijani army
Had the April battles not ceased, Armenia could not have withstood, Lieutenant-Colonel of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces Eldaniz Sadigov, who took part in the April battles, told reporters on Friday.
14:19 31 March
Azerbaijan sends several high-ranking military officers to reserve and retirement
Azerbaijan’s President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to send a group of high-ranking military officers to reserve and retirement, Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov announced Tuesday.
14:25 28 March
Azerbaijani Defense Minister checks organization of defense on frontline
Azerbaijan’s military leadership has checked the organization of defense as part of the visit to the military units located on the frontline, defense ministry told APA.
14:15 24 March
Azerbaijan’s military leadership visits frontline
Azerbaijani Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov and the ministry’s leadership visited the military units located on the frontline.
17:12 23 March
Azerbaijani defense minister instructs to strengthen combat readiness of servicemen
On March 15, Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov met with deputy heads of the commanders of formations and military units and special educational institutions for work with personnel.
19:00 15 March