Azerbaijani Defense Minister visits frontline again - UPDATED - PHOTOSESSION

Azerbaijani Defense Minister visits frontline again  - <span style="color: red;">UPDATED - PHOTOSESSION
# 13 November 2013 14:32 (UTC +04:00)

Defense Ministry’s press service told APA that Defense Minister is accompanied by Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, Colonel-General Nejmeddin Sadigov and other high-ranking officers.

The officials of the Defense Ministry paid tribute to Heydar Aliyev and laid a wreath and flowers at his bust in the military unit on the frontline.

Following this, they familiarized themselves with the current situation, met with the servicemen on duty, conferred ranks on a group of servicemen and awarded them with medals and valuable prizes.

The Defense Minister was familiarized with combat readiness, opportunities and effective use of modern armored vehicles, high level organization of combat duty, moral, psychological state of soldiers.

Command staff made reports and proposals, instructions were given to strengthen combat readiness and discipline and improve social conditions of servicemen.


Saat 15:23

Baku. Hafiz Heydarov – APA. Azerbaijani Defense Minister visited Beylagan region.

APA reports that Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov met with the personnel of Beylagan military unit (2nd Army Corps).

Hasanov will visit several military units in Beylagan and get familiarized with the situation.

Defense Ministry’s press service has not given information about the Minister’s visit.

Hasanov has been visiting military units along the frontline since he was appointed as Minister of Defense.