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Cadets of the military school carried out live-firing from artillery launchers 28 April 2017

According to the combat training plan for the current year, practical trainings with live-fire on the subject "Shooting and control of artillery fire" were held at the artillery training center for cadets studying at the 4th year of the Azerbaijan High Military School named after Heydar Aliyev.

Armenia used the “Osa” surface-to-air missile system 28 April 2017

Armenia continues to carry out provocations in order to once again escalate the situation in the frontline.

Azerbaijan and Turkey discussed the prospects for military cooperation 27 April 2017

On April 27, the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has met with a delegation led by the Commander of the Gendarmerie Forces of the Republic of Turkey, Army General Yashar Guler.

Ceasefire monitoring was held in the line of confrontation 27 April 2017

The ceasefire monitoring on the LOC, on the Azerbaijan and Armenia state border in the terrirtory of Kazakh region held in accordance with the mandate of Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office on April 27, ended with no incident.

Azerbaijan and Russia’s military specialists held a working meeting on chemical, biological and radiological defense 27 April 2017

According to the plan of bilateral cooperation for 2017, between the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, a working meeting of the specialists on chemical, biological and radiological defense was held in the Military Academy of the Armed Forces.

Azerbaijan and France’s military specialists held a working meeting on cybersecurity 27 April 2017

According to the plan of bilateral cooperation for 2017, signed between the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of France, a working meeting of experts on cybersecurity is held in Baku.

Azerbaijani peacekeepers returned from Afghanistan 27 April 2017

According to the rotation plan, a group of 54 Azerbaijani military servicemen returned from Afghanistan to Baku. The group has been serving in Afghanistan within NATO-led non-combat "Resolute Support" mission.

Russia delivered a new batch of modern weapons and military equipment to Azerbaijan - VIDEO 26 April 2017

According to the agreement on military-technical cooperation signed between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Russian Federation, another batch of ammunition and modern military equipment for various purposes was delivered to Azerbaijan.

Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan took part in the international defense exhibition 26 April 2017

First Deputy Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan – Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, Colonel General Najmeddin Sadikov took part in the "4th Adriatic Sea Defense & Aerospace Exhibition", which took place in Split, Croatia.

Azerbaijan Defense Ministry’s delegation takes part in the Conference on International Security 26 April 2017

The delegation led by the Deputy Minister of Defense of Azerbaijan, Lieutenant General Kerim Veliyev, takes part in the VI Moscow Conference on International Security (MCIS-2017) which is held in Moscow on April 26-27.