Current situation in the front-line units of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces has been checked
According to the instruction of the President of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief Ilham Aliyev, First Deputy Prime Minister Yagub Eyyubov and Defense Minister Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov visited the front-line units in order to familiarize the situation on the spot with the current situation, APA reports quoting the website of Defense Ministry.
20:54 15 August
Azerbaijan Defense Minister took part in closing ceremony of “International Army Games-2017” - PHOTOSESSION
Minister of Defense Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, who is paying visit to Moscow, took part in the solemn closing ceremony of the “International Army Games – 2017”, which was organized at the Alabino training ground on August 12.
10:45 13 August
Azerbaijan and Russia intend to develop military-technical cooperation
Azerbaijan and Russia intend to develop comprehensive cooperation in the field of military-technical cooperation, according to a report of the Russian Defense Ministry, the Azerbaijani Defense Minister Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov stated this to journalists, APA's Moscow correspondent reports.
23:09 12 August
Zakir Hasanov departs for Moscow on a visit
At the invitation of Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, General of the Army Sergei Shoigu, Minister of Defence of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov left for Moscow on a visit on August 11, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry said on its website.
13:03 11 August
Repair and maintenance center for armored fighting vehicles opened in Azerbaijan
Upon the instructions of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief Mr. Ilham Aliyev, works in the sphere of development of the Armed Forces are being continued, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said.
12:01 08 August
President: Azerbaijan’s hosting “Sea Cup – 2017” proves its increasing prestige in the world
Azerbaijani Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov has read the president Ilham Aliyev’s letter in the opening ceremony of the international contest “Sea Cup – 2017”.
19:56 01 August
Zakir Hasanov meets with Pakistani ambassador to Azerbaijan
Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to Azerbaijan Saeed Khan Mohmand on July 28, Defense Ministry said in a statement to APA.
13:39 28 July
Azerbaijani defense minister checks combat readiness of personnel in Navy Training Complex
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister Colonel General Zakir Hasanov visited the Training Complex of the Naval Forces on July 18.
18:12 18 July
Azerbaijan opens Center for Maintenance and Repair of Communication Means for Armed Forces
The leadership of the Ministry of Defense participated in the opening of the Center for Maintenance and Repair of Communication means of the Armed Forces on July 13, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry said on its website.
19:43 13 July
Azerbaijan remains committed to peaceful settlement of Karabakh conflict, says defense minister
Being a member of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, Armenia also makes other countries become hostages to its provocations, Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov said in an interview with RIA Novosti, APA reported.
18:27 13 July
Azerbaijan considers purchasing more weapons from Russia
Azerbaijan is considering purchasing more weapons from Russia, Azerbaijan's Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov said in an interview with RIA Novosti, APA reported.
18:10 13 July
Azerbaijan capable of downing Iskander missiles – defense minister
Azerbaijani Armed Forces had anti-missile weapons capable of shooting down Iskander missiles systems deployed in Armenia, Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov said in an interview with RIA Novosti, APA reported.
17:56 13 July
Azerbaijan says it’s studying Russia’s experience in Syria operations
Azerbaijan is studying Russia’s experience in military operations in Syria, Azerbaijani Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov said in an interview with RIA Novosti, APA reported.
17:45 13 July
Azerbaijani Defense Minister inspects combat readiness of front line units and formations
The leadership of the Ministry of Defence inspected the level of combat readiness of the units and formations stationed in the front line, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry said on its website.
17:37 08 July
Azerbaijan's defense minister attends NATO meeting
Azerbaijan's Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov took part in the meeting of NATO Ministers of Defense in the format of the North Atlantic Council’s Resolute Support Mission in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, the Defense Ministry’s press service told APA.
10:22 30 June
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