Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister Col. Gen. Zakir Hasanov
Baku (UNA-OIC) – Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister Col. Gen. Zakir Hasanov asserted the readiness of the armed forces to fulfill their sacred duty to liberate the occupied territories of the country.
Hasanov made the statement as he met at the Training and Education Center of the Armed Forces on Wednesday with deputy commanders of army corps, formations, and individual military units, as well as deputy chiefs of special military educational institutions for ideological work and moral-psychological support.
The defense minister noted that President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev pays special attention to army development. Referring to the current situation at the front, Hasanov instructed the military personnel to maintain a high level of combat readiness and vigilance and ordered them to immediately and strongly suppress possible large-scale provocations of the Armenian armed forces in various directions.