Defence Minister of Azerbaijan pays an official visit to the Spain

On May 24, the delegation headed by the Defence Minister of Azerbaijan Republic, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov started the official visit to the Kingdom of Spain. Within the framework of the visit, meetings will be held with Defence and Foreign Affairs Ministers of Spain as well as visit to military units and defence industry companies are planned. The More...

24/05/2016 17:00
19/05/2016 00:21

Najmaddin Sadikov attended Military Committee in Chiefs of Staff Sessions

The First Deputy of Defence Minister – Chief of General Staff of the Armed Forces Colonel-General Najmaddin Sadikov attended Military Committee in Chiefs of Staff Sessions in Resolute Support and Interoperability More...

18/05/2016 10:39

The next ceasefire monitoring exercise will be conducted on the Line of Confrontation of the armed forces of the Armenia and Azerbaijan

In accordance with its mandate, the Office of the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office plans to conduct the next ceasefire monitoring exercise on the LOC, north of the village Bash Garvend, More...

17/05/2016 14:00

Chief of Azerbaijan’s Army General Staff leaves for Brussels

Today the First Deputy of Defence Minister – Chief of General Staff of the Armed Forces Azerbaijan Republic Colonel-General Najmaddin Sadikov leaves for Brussels to attend the Military Committee in Chiefs of Staff More...

17/05/2016 13:58

Azerbaijani soldier killed as Armenia violates ceasefire

Soon after the end of negotiations on conflict settlement, Armenian armed units violated the ceasefire regime, as a result of which on May 17, the servicemen of Armed Forces of Azerbaijan, soldier Tahirli Natig More...

16/05/2016 10:33

Azerbaijani Defenсe Minister met with Turkish Defenсe Minister

On May 15, Minister of Defence of Azerbaijan Republic, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov met with being on an official visit to our country Minister of National Defence of the Republic of Turkey Mr. Ismet Yilmaz to More...

16/05/2016 10:28

A trilateral meeting held between Azerbaijani, Georgian and Turkish Defence Ministers

On May 15, a trilateral meeting between Minister of Defence of Azerbaijan Republic, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov, Minister of Defence of Georgia Mrs. Tinatin Khidasheli and the Minister of National Defence of the More...

11/05/2016 20:41

Defence Minister inspects construction work on newly built military camps in the frontline zone

On May 11 Defence Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov and command staff of Ministry familiarized with the progress of construction works on newly built military camps in the frontal zone. Visiting the headquarters, More...

11/05/2016 17:59

BAE Systems and Emirates Defense Technology Team Up on M777 Howitzer in the UAE

BAE Systems has signed a teaming agreement with Emirates Defense Technology (EDT) to pursue opportunities for the towed M777 155mm Lightweight Howitzer in the UAE and further explore the development of a self-propelled More...

11/05/2016 10:51

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 More...