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Iran and Kazakhstan’s warships arrived in Baku 22 July 2017

In order to participate in the international competition "Sea Cup-2017" to be held in the territorial waters of Azerbaijan in the Caspian Sea, the missile boats "Peykan" and "Joshan" of the Iran’s Naval Forces and the rocket-artillery ships "Kazakhstan" and "Sariarka", as well as the hydrographic vessel "Zhayik" of the Kazakhstan’s Naval Forces arrived in Baku on July 22.

Azerbaijani peacekeepers returned from Afghanistan 19 July 2017

According to the rotation plan, a group of 44 Azerbaijani military servicemen returned from Afghanistan to Baku. The group has been serving in Afghanistan within NATO-led non-combat "Resolute Support" mission.

Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister meets with Pakistani delegation 19 July 2017

On July 19, the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has met with a delegation headed by Lieutenant General Omar Mahmoud Hayat, Chairman of the National Disaster Management Agency of Pakistan.

Ceasefire monitoring is ended 19 July 2017

The ceasefire monitoring on the Line of Contact, on the Omar Pass (Goygol region) held in accordance with the mandate of Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office on July 19, ended with no incident.

Minister of Defense checks the level of combat readiness of military personnel in the Training Facility of the Naval Forces of Azerbaijan 18 July 2017

On July 18, Defense Minister Colonel General Zakir Hasanov visited the Training Facility of the Naval Forces of Azerbaijan.

The next ceasefire monitoring exercise will be conducted on the Line of Contact (LOC) of the armed forces of Azerbaijan and Armenia 18 July 2017

On 19 July 2017, the Office of the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office in accordance with its mandate plans to conduct the next ceasefire monitoring exercise on the LOC, on the Omar Pass (Goygol region).

Minister of Defense met with the Charge d'affaires of the Kingdom of Spain to Azerbaijan 18 July 2017

On July 18, the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has met with the Chargé d'Affaires of the Kingdom of Spain to Azerbaijan Jose Luis Diez Juarez completing his diplomatic mission in our country.

The opening of the Center for Maintenance and Repair of Communication means of the Armed Forces 13 July 2017

According to the instructions of the Supreme Commander-in-Chief, works are being continued to develop the capabilities of the Armed Forces’ communication means, which are one of the elements of the modern and mobile army management.

The US new military attaché was presented to the Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister 13 July 2017

On July 13, the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has met with the US Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Azerbaijan Robert Sekuta.

President Ilham Aliyev chaired meeting of Cabinet of Ministers on results of socio-economic development in first half of 2017 and future objectives - VIDEO 12 July 2017

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has chaired a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers dedicated to results of socio-economic development in the first half of 2017 and objectives for the future.