Defense Ministry of Azerbaijan

Another Armenian provocation: Azerbaijani soldier wounded

As a result of the Armenian provocation on the contact line between the Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, an Azerbaijani serviceman was wounded, the press service of Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said Feb. 1, Trend reports. On Feb. …

Azerbaijan to hold large-scale military exercises

Azerbaijan will hold large-scale military exercises. The exercises will involve about 25,000 servicemen, reports. In accordance with the combat readiness plan for 2016, the Azerbaijani Armed Forces, from 19 to 24 June, …

 Azerbaijani peacekeepers leave for Afghanistan

42 Azerbaijani servicemen left for Afghanistan to participate in a NATO-led peacekeeping mission, the press service of the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said. The peacekeeping mission of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces in Afghanistan was …

 Another Azerbaijani soldier killed on contact line

Azerbaijani serviceman Taleh Saleh Kerimov oglu was killed on the contact line of the Armenian and Azerbaijani armies. The Defense Ministry expressed deepest condolences to the family of Kerimov. The military leadership …

Azerbaijani military destroys Armenian drone

Azerbaijani armed forces’ units shot down another Armenian drone.  Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said that the drone of DJI Inspire 1 (Quadcopter) type was detected and destroyed by the army. The drone …

Nagorno-Karabakh: raid by Armenian forces prevented

Units of the Azerbaijani armed forces have prevented a raid by the Armenian Armed Forces on the contact line of Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, the press service of the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said. Last night Armenian armed units …