Azerbaijani Defense Minister to attend NATO meeting
Azerbaijani Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov has left for Brussels, Kingdom of Belgium, said defense ministry, APA reports.
11:48 28 June
‘Open Doors Day’ held in Azerbaijani Armed Forces
On the occasion of June 26 – the Day of Armed Forces of Azerbaijan, ‘Open Doors Day’ for family members and closed ones of soldiers, as well as festive events were organized in all military units throughout the country.
17:50 26 June
Russia delivers modern military equipment to Azerbaijan
A large batch of modern weapons arrived at the port in Baku, will be sent to the frontline zone in the near future, the Defense Ministry told APA.
11:12 24 June
Zakir Hasanov: Azerbaijani soldiers proved to whole world that they are able to liberate native lands
“Dear officers, ensigns, warrant officers, cadets, sergeants, soldiers, and seamen!
11:07 24 June
Azerbaijani Armed Forces capable of fulfilling all tasks – defense minister
The Azerbaijani Armed Forces are capable of fulfilling all tasks, Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov said on Friday.
18:10 23 June
President Ilham Aliyev attends opening of plant for production of components for revolver-type grenade launchers in Shirvan
Azerbaijani President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev attended the opening of a plant of the Defense Industry Ministry’s “Sharg” Production Unit for the production of components for 40x46 mm MSGL 40-type grenade launchers in country’s Shirvan city on June 23.
13:20 23 June
Azerbaijani defense minister meets with OSCE MG co-chairs
On June 19, Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs Igor Popov (Russian Federation), Richard Hoagland (USA), Stephane Visconti (France) and Personal Representative of OSCE Chairman-in-Office Ambassador Andrzej Kasprzyk.
13:09 19 June
Azerbaijani defense minister meets graduates of Higher Military School
The Defense Ministry leadership held a meeting with graduates of the Azerbaijan Higher Military School named after Heydar Aliyev at the Training and Education Center of the Armed Forces.
16:23 16 June
Defense minister: Enemy should know that Nakhchivan is defended by most professional army
Under the leadership of the Azerbaijani President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev, consistent army-building measures are being taken in the country, said the country’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov.
10:41 16 June
Azerbaijan, Turkey stage joint military drills in Nakhchivan
The Azerbaijani and Turkish armed forces held joint tactical exercises in Nakhchivan in accordance with the memorandum of understanding signed between the governments of the two countries, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA.
10:39 16 June
Combat engineer units of Azerbaijani army hold tactical exercises
Combat engineer units of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces have held tactical and special exercises, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA on Thursday.
14:34 15 June
Foreign military attachés visit Azerbaijani military unit
Military attachés accredited to the Republic of Azerbaijan visited a military unit on June 14, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told APA.
17:41 14 June
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister meets with Commander of Land Forces of Turkey
On 12 June, the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov, met with the Commander of Land Forces of Turkey, General of the Army Salih Zeki Cholak, who is paying a visit to our country, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said on its website.
16:08 12 June
Azerbaijani gov’t members, representatives of public attend funeral for Energy Minister Natig Aliyev
A farewell ceremony was held for Azerbaijan’s Minister of Energy Natig Aliyev in the Cultural Center named after Shahriyar in Baku June 10.
13:22 10 June
Zakir Hasanov gives instructions for improving combat qualities of snipers
On June 7, the leadership of the Ministry of Defense visited the new Sniper Training Center, the ministry said on its website.
19:37 07 June
Azerbaijani defense minister visits Air Force Training Center
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov and the ministry’s senior staff on Wednesday visited the Training Center of the Air Force.
17:59 07 June
Azerbaijani Defense Ministry leadership visits front line
Under the instructions of Azerbaijani President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev, the Defense Ministry leadership visited military units located at the frontline.
13:44 02 June
Azerbaijani defense minister meets NATO representative
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with Chief of Staff of NATO Allied Land Command (Izmir/Turkey) Major General Erhan Uzun on May 31, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told APA.
14:18 31 May
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister takes part in session of Council of CIS Defense Ministers
The Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov took part in the regular meeting of the Council of CIS Defense Ministers held in Moscow on May 26.
19:50 26 May
Azerbaijani, Georgia and Turkey mull prospects for military co-op - UPDATED
A trilateral meeting of the Azerbaijani, Georgian and Turkish defense ministers – Zakir Hasanov, Levan Izoria and Fikri Isik, respectively – was held in the Georgian city of Batumi on May 23.
14:17 23 May