Azerbaijan, USA discuss prospects for military cooperation

06.03.2015 [16:50]
Azerbaijani Defence Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has today met the newly appointed Ambassador of the United States of America Robert Cekuta to discuss prospects for military cooperation ...

Azerbaijani armed forces annihilate another Armenian reconnaissance-raiding group

06.03.2015 [15:18]
The Azerbaijani armed forces have prevented an attempt by an Armenian reconnaissance-raiding group to attack the positions of Azerbaijan. “On March 6, the Armenian reconnaissance-raiding group attempted to attack the positions of the Azerbaijani armed forces in the direction ...

Azerbaijani-Turkish joint air exercises continue

06.03.2015 [14:20]
The Defense Ministry has issued a statement on the commencement of joint exercises “TURAZ Falcon 2015” of the Azerbaijani and Turkish Air Forces according to the annual military cooperation plan between the two countries. In order to participate in the joint exercises, three MiG-29 jet fighters, three Su-25 attack ...

Azerbaijan, Turkey to expand military cooperation

06.03.2015 [13:19]
Defense Minister of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has received Commander of the Turkish Air Force, General Akın Öztürk, who is on a visit to Azerbaijan, said the Ministry. At the meeting, Z. Hasanov stressed that the cooperation between Azerbaijan ...

Armenians violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 69 times throughout the day

06.03.2015 [11:56]
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 69 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defence Ministry said ...

Armenians violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 33 times throughout the day

05.03.2015 [11:28]
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 33 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defence Ministry said ...

OSCE monitoring ends without incidents

04.03.2015 [14:42]
In accordance with the mandate of the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, the OSCE mission has today conducted a monitoring on troops contact line near Tap Garagoyunlu village of Azerbaijan`s Goranboy region. The monitoring ended without an incident. ...

NATO experts start training course in Baku

04.03.2015 [14:04]
The experts group of NATO’s Joint Analysis and Lessons Learned Centre has started a training course at the Training and Education Center of Armed Forces, the Defence Ministry said. According to the Defense Ministry, the course will give presentations on building a network ...

Armenians violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 58 times throughout the day

04.03.2015 [11:02]
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 58 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defence Ministry said. ...

Azerbaijan, Japan discuss military cooperation

04.03.2015 [10:41]
Azerbaijani Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov has met Japanese Ambassador to the country Tsuguo Takahashi to discuss military cooperation. ...

Turkish Air Force Commander to visit Azerbaijan

03.03.2015 [22:00]
Turkish Air Force Commander General Akın Özturk will embark on a visit to Azerbaijan Wednesday. During the three-day visit the Commander will hold several meetings ...

Armenians violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 66 times throughout the day

03.03.2015 [10:20]
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 66 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defence Ministry said. Armenian armed forces, located in Armenia’s nameless hills of Krasnoselsk ...

Azerbaijani President issues order on conscription

02.03.2015 [21:26]
President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan has signed an order on conscription of citizens of Azerbaijan into the active military service and transfer of the servicemen from active military service to reserve units on April 1-30, 2015. ...

Assets of Azerbaijani Armed Forces Assistance Fund rise

02.03.2015 [18:49]
The assets of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces Assistance Fund have reached AZN 61,653,116. According to the Defence Ministry, capital assets of the Fund made 211,791 in US dollars, while the euro account made 593. ...

Azerbaijani servicemen to take part in international events

02.03.2015 [17:56]
Representatives of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces attend the courses of Logistic Functional Area Services (LOGFAS) held in Latina city of Italy from March 2 to 6 and Law of Armed Conflict courses held in Ankara from March 2 to 13, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said. ...

Armenians violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 50 times throughout the day

02.03.2015 [11:58]
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 50 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defence Ministry said ...

Armenians violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 55 times throughout the day

28.02.2015 [11:33]
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 55 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defence Ministry said. The ceasefire was violated in Garaveliler village and nameless hills in Gedebey region, ...

Azerbaijani Defense Minister holds meeting on frontline

28.02.2015 [10:41]
Azerbaijani Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov has visited the military unit on the frontline and met the commanders with the participation of the officials of the Ministry ...

Azerbaijan showcases defence products at IDEX-2015 exhibition in UAE

27.02.2015 [22:19]
The products designed and manufactured by Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defence Industry have been showcased at the International Defense Exhibition “IDEX-2015” in Abu Dhabi, which brought together more than 1,050 companies from around the world. ...