Azerbaijani Defense Minister meets with commander of Russian peacekeeping forces
Azerbaijani Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with the Commander of the Russian peacekeeping forces stationed in the Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan, Lieutenant General Rustam Muradov, according to the Azerbaijani Ministry of Defense.
The issues of implementation of the provisions of the joint declaration on the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict signed by the president of Azerbaijan, the president of Russia, and the prime minister of Armenia were discussed during the meeting.
The Karabakh war ended on the night of November 9-10, 2020 with the victory of Azerbaijan. During the hostilities from September 27 to November 9, the Azerbaijani army liberated the Fizuli, Jebrail, Zangilan and Gubadli districts, parts of the Terter, Khojavend, Khojaly and Shusha districts, including the heart of Azerbaijani culture - the city of Shusha from the occupation forces of the Armenian Armed Forces. From November 10 to 30, the Armenian troops were withdrawn from the Aghdam, Kalbajar and Lachin regions. The territorial integrity of Azerbaijan was restored on December 1.