Combat readiness exercise of armored vehicle groups conducted in frontline area

In accordance with combat readiness plan 2016, combat readiness exercise of armored vehicle groups of military units located in frontline area conducted under the command of Minister of Defence of Azerbaijan Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov. During the exercise practical shootings were carried out from armoured vehicles and infantry small arms with use More...

11/05/2016 10:51
04/05/2016 20:40

New ammunition arsenal of Azerbaijani Armed Forces – PHOTO-VIDEO

Planned activities on replenishment of ammunition and shells used against Armenian armed forces during counter-offensive operations and creation of supplementary reserves are being implemented according to the Defence More...

28/04/2016 20:53

Azerbaijani Navy conducted command post exercise

From 25 to 27 April 2016 Azerbaijani Navy conducted command-post exercise in order to prevent threats and aggression against territorial integrity of the country, maritime infrastructure as well as free shipping More...

27/04/2016 13:11

Armenian Army units use ammunition prohibited by international conventions

Armenian Army units use ammunition prohibited by international conventions Armenia has again blatantly violated the agreement reached between the parties on cessation of combat operations along the LoC. Armenian More...

27/04/2016 10:13

Azerbaijan Armed Forces strikes back enemy’s military installations only

On 26 April, starting from evening hours till the midnight, Armenian armed units again shelled the residential areas of Tartar district and our positions with 82 and 120 mm mortars, 122 mm D-30 and 152 mm D-20 howitzers More...

26/04/2016 16:24

Azerbaijani Defense Minister visits frontline

Azerbaijans Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov is visiting Tartar district located on the frontline. Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov and the Ministry`s leadership first visited a monument to national More...

26/04/2016 16:20

The next meeting of Baku Military Attaché Association

On 26 April 2016, the next meeting of the Association of Military Attachés of foreign countries accredited to the Republic of Azerbaijan has taken place at International Military Cooperation Department of the Ministry More...

26/04/2016 13:58

Pakistan’s National Defense University delegation is visiting Azerbaijan

An 18 member delegation headed by Ambassador Shah Muhammad Jamal,from the National Defense University (NDU) of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan came to Azerbaijan for an academic tour. The delegation comprises of More...

26/04/2016 10:42

Azerbaijan Armed Forces strikes back enemy’s military installations only

On 26 April, from 01.05 till 04.25 hours, Armenian armed units fired at Tartar city and the area of the district as well as Gapanli village with 82 and 120 mm mortars, 122 mm D-30 howitzers and BM-21 MLRS systems. In More...

25/04/2016 23:39

Defence Minister of Azerbaijan has met with the secretary of the CIS Defense Ministers Council

On April 25 the Defence Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan colonel-general Zakir Hasanov met with the newly appointed secretary of the CIS Defense Ministers Council major-general Yuri Dashkin being in a visit More...