Trend News Agency
May 26, 2022

Azerbaijan, Turkey discuss prospects for development of military cooperation

Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with a delegation led by the Deputy Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Turkey Muhsin Dere on May 26….

…Hasanov noted…that cooperation with Turkey in military, military-technical and military education fields has been expanded in order to increase the…power of Azerbaijan….

The sides stressed [that] the support provided by Turkey in the military field, as in all areas, was of special importance.

In turn, the Deputy Minister of National Defense of Turkey, expressing satisfaction with his next visit to Azerbaijan, stressed the importance of developing joint industry in the military sphere and conducting an exchange of experience between the countries.

The TEKNOFEST Azerbaijan held in Baku has a special significance. Prospects for the development and main areas of Azerbaijani-Turkish military cooperation were discussed at the meeting.


Azeri Press Agency
May 22, 2022

Joint training of Turkish and Azerbaijani servicemen continues in Kars


The training of the “Heydar Aliyev-2022” Joint Battalion Operations Group continues with the participation of the personnel of the forces,

APA’s Istanbul correspondent reports from the National Defense Ministry.

It was noted that the next stage of the training was held under the name “High Level Observer” Day.


May 26, 2022

Tasks successfully completed at Anatolian Phoenix-2022 international training

The tasks set at the Anatolian Phoenix-2022 international search and rescue exercise in Konya, Turkey have been successfully fulfilled.

The Defense Ministry’s press service told AZERTAC that the exercises included clearing of tasks on the map and target report, parachute training, helicopter training flights and search and rescue operations of the crashed aircraft crews in accordance with the scenario.

Deputy Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan – Commander of the Air Force (LA) Lieutenant General Ramiz Tahirov took part in the “High-Level Observer Day” of the exercise.