Baku, May 6, AZERTAC
As earlier reported, the IDEF- 2015 International Defense Industry Fair is underway in Istanbul.
The Fair has been organized by the Foundation for Strengthening the Turkish Armed Forces (TSKGV) with the support of the Ministry of National Defense.
Defense ministers from allied countries, high-ranking servicemen and representatives of defense industry ministries arrived in Istanbul to attend the fair, which is being attended by 135 delegations from 59 countries and is one of the five biggest defense industry exhibitions in the world.
The Fair was officially opened by the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Azerbaijan’s Minister of Defense Industry Yaver Jamalov attended the opening ceremony.
Azerbaijan is being represented at the Fair since 2009.
On the first day, Minister Yaver Jamalov met with Malaysia`s Chief of Defence Forces, General Zulkifeli Bin Zin to hold talks on bilateral cooperation between the two countries
Azerbaijan is displaying 184 different products at the IDEF-2015.
The Fair will last till May 8.