Azerbaijani peacekeepers returned from Afghanistan

According to the plan and rotation a group of 50 Azerbaijani military servicemen returned to Baku from Afghanistan. The group has been serving in Afghanistan within NATO-led non-combat “Resolute Support” mission launched since January 2015, said MOD of Azerbaijan. The peacekeeping contingent of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces has been serving More...

27/10/2016 14:55
27/10/2016 10:44

Provocation of Armenians is suppressed

On October 26, in the evening, the Armenian armed forces, using sophisticated climate condition and getting closer to the positions of our military units in southern direction, attempted to carry out provocation, More...

26/10/2016 21:18

Lithuania signed a technical agreement with Norway on procurement of components and missiles of mid-range Norwegian advanced surface to air missile system

On October 20 Lithuania signed a technical agreement with Norway on procurement of launchers and missiles of mid-range Norwegian advanced surface to air missile system (NASAMS). The agreement endorsed by the Ministry More...

26/10/2016 21:01

Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister met with EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus

On October 26, Minister of Defence of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with the delegation led by the European Union Special Representative for the South Caucasus Herbert Salber, who More...

21/10/2016 20:35

Iran Tests Home-Made Active Protection System on Zolfaqar Tanks

Iran tested its first home-made Active Protection System (APS) mounted on Zolfaqar tanks, told Fars News Agency. An APS is a system (usually for a military application) designed to prevent line-of-sight guided anti-tank More...

20/10/2016 21:23

Meeting of military medical experts of Azerbaijan and Serbia held in Baku

A meeting of experts of the medical service held in Baku on October 20, according to the bilateral cooperation plan for 2016 between the Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Ministry of Defence More...

20/10/2016 21:20

Self-Evaluation Exercise to be held within the NATO OCC

The Self-Evaluation Exercise-1 (SEL1) of OCC Reconnaissance Company of Azerbaijan Armed Forces, declared to NATO Operational Capabilities Concept, (OCC) is being conducted, told press service MOD of Azerbaijan. During More...

19/10/2016 21:25

Defense Minister of Azerbaijan takes part in the “Future Forces-2016” International Exhibition

During the visit to the Czech Republic, the delegation headed by Defense Minister of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, participated in the “Future Forces International Exhibition 2016” carried More...

19/10/2016 14:46

Iranian military ships pay visit to Baku

On October 19, the military ships “Damavand” and “Joshan” of Naval Forces of Iran began friendly visit to Baku. The guests will visit the grave of national leader Heydar Aliyev in the Alley More...

17/10/2016 17:54

Tank units improve their combat skills

According to the preparedness plan for 2016, the training is held with all the tank units of the Armed Forces. The main purpose of training is to improve the skills of military personnel of the tank units on driving More...