24/06/2017 11:21

Russia continues delivering 9M123 Khrizantema anti-tank missile systems to Azerbaijan

A planned delivery of the latest Russian military equipment to Azerbaijan has been carried out in accordance with the intergovernmental agreement and within the framework of successfully developing military-technical cooperation between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Russian Federation.

A large batch of 9M123 Khrizantema (AT-15 Springer) anti-tank missile systems arrived at the port in Baku, will be sent to the frontline zone in the near future.

These weapons will strengthen the combat and maneuver capabilities of the forward-based units of the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan to defeat armored vehicles, engineering and fortification structures, low-speed air targets, military personnel and other military facilities of the enemy, told MOD of Azerbaijan.

The delivery of Russian military equipment and weapons to Azerbaijan will be continued.

At the same time, Alexander Mikheev, Director General of JSC Rosoboronexport, was among the first who send a congratulatory letter to the Minister of Defense of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov in regard with the Azerbaijan Armed Forces Day that is celebrated on June 26every year.