Azerbaijani defense minister meets with German ambassador
Baku – APA. Minister of Defense Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to Azerbaijan Michael Kindsgrab on September 21, said defense ministry.
18:50 21 September
Defense Ministry: Azerbaijani Army instructed to destroy enemy’s military facilities if necessary
Baku. Farid Mirzayev – APA. On the instructions of Azerbaijani President and Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev, the Defense Ministry leadership held a meeting on September 21.
17:20 21 September
Georgia’s new military attaché introduced to Azerbaijani defense minister
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Georgia to Azerbaijan Teimuraz Sharashenidze on September 21.
14:07 21 September
Azerbaijani defense minister meets with outgoing Turkish ambassador
Baku – APA. On September 20, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Turkey to Azerbaijan Ismail Alper Coskun completing his diplomatic mission in the country.
16:15 20 September
Azerbaijani defense minister visits Nakhchivan
Baku – APA. Under the instruction of Azerbaijani President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev, Defense Minister Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov has visited military units of the Army Special Forces as part of his visit to the country’s Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic.
12:23 16 September
Zakir Hasanov: We must liberate our lands as soon as possible
“National and moral values are the wealth of the nation. National leader Heydar Aliyev, who always highly appreciated these values, also took care of the preservation of our national and religious traditions. During his presidency, healthy interreligious relations were established. Today, it is the result of the wise policy founded by national leader Heydar Aliyev that freedom of conscience and tolerance prevail in Azerbaijan and our country has become a center of multiculturalism in the world. The Eid al-Adha holiday which is kept alive to the present day instilling high moral feelings such as solidarity, friendship, honesty, equality and compassion, is celebrated in Azerbaijan at a high level”, said the defense minister.
11:53 10 September
Azerbaijan, UK mull military cooperation
Baku. Hafiz Heydarov – APA. Azerbaijan’s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has met with UK Secretary of State for Defense Michael Fallon as part of his visit to London, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said on Sept. 9.
13:50 09 September
Azerbaijan-UK military cooperation discussed in London
Baku – APA. Minister of Defence Colonel General Zakir Hasanov paying visit to London met with Special Envoy of the Prime Minister of United Kingdom, member of the House of Lords Mrs. Baroness Emma Harriet Nicholson on September 8, the Defense Ministry said.
19:52 08 September
Azerbaijan’s participation in peacekeeping operations highly appreciated in London
Baku. Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with UK Minister of State for Defense, Deputy Leader of the House of Lords Mr. Earl Howe in London Sept. 8 as part of the UN Peacekeeping Defense Ministerial meeting.
15:24 08 September
Azerbaijani defense minister attends UN Peacekeeping Defense Ministerial
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov is attending the UN Peacekeeping Defense Ministerial meeting hosted by UK Secretary of State for Defense Michael Fallon in London, the country’s Defense Ministry reported on Thursday.
12:31 08 September
Azerbaijani defense minister to attend UN event in London
Baku - APA. Defense Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has departed for London to participate in the United Nations Peacekeeping Defense Ministerial meeting, the Defense Ministry said on Sept. 7.
10:45 07 September
Azerbaijani defense minister holds enlarged meeting
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov on Tuesday chaired an enlarged meeting on discussion combat readiness in the country’s Armed Forces.
17:40 30 August
Azerbaijani defense minister receives Moldovan ambassador
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani Defense Minister Colonel General Zakir Hasanov received Moldovan Ambassador to Azerbaijan Gheorghe Leuca on August 25.
13:35 25 August
Azerbaijan Naval Forces holds live-fire exercises
Exercise involved about 3,000 servicemen, more than 30 warships, boats, up to 20 combat aircrafts, helicopters and more than 20 rocket and artillery installations, the Defense Ministry said on its website.
17:26 24 August
Azerbaijan Naval Forces begin command and staff exercise
The Defense Ministry's leadership visited the base of the Naval Forces and has paid tribute to national leader of Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev, laid a wreath at the monument in front of the headquarters of a military unit.
15:29 22 August
Shoygu: Russia is an important partner of Azerbaijan
He said that such meetings are important in terms of expanding bilateral ties as well as military and military-technical cooperation.
19:51 15 August
CIS Council of Defense Ministers to meet in November
Russian Deputy Defense Minister Anatoly Antonov said of the results of the Baku meeting between the two countries’ defense ministers.
15:55 15 August
Azerbaijani and Russian defense ministers discussed Karabakh conflict
According to information, they discussed cooperation in military-technical sphere and settlement of the Naghorno Karabakh conflict at the meeting attended by the ministers’ delegations.
14:03 15 August
Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov departs for Russia
The visit has taken place at the invitation of Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu.
15:33 12 August
Defense minister observes exercises of Special Forces
On the instruction of Supreme Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev took a look at the most up-to-date weapons, technologies, and equipment which Special Forces have been equipped with after the April fighting.
16:41 11 August