• President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Yousef Bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen.
  • According to the combat training plan for 2019 approved by the Minister of Defense, the Air Defense units of the Army Corps conducted combat firing. During training exercises, combat crews discovered and destroyed moving targets of various parameters. The command staff highly appreciated the knowledge, abilities and practical skills of military personnel who successfully fulfilled the tasks.
  • A video highlighting the 100th anniversary of the Border Guard of Azerbaijan has been released. Director of the video is Rovshan Jahangirov, cameramen are Ibrahim Alizade, Orkhan Gasimov and Elmin Lachinov.
  • According to the plan of combat training for 2019 approved by the Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, anti-aircraft missile troops of the Air Force of Azerbaijan conducted live-fire exercises. Combat crews of S-125 anti-aircraft missile systems of military formations and units have discovered the targets of the imaginary enemy and successfully fulfilled the tasks of their practical destruction. The objectives of the exercises were to improve practical skills and achieve increased combat readiness of military personnel.
  • Azerbaijani military seamen won the Sea-Cup 2019 tournament held as part of the International Army Games 2019. The Azerbaijani seamen managed to score 212 points to become the winner of the tournament held in Baku, Captain 1st Rank Subhan Bakirov, who headed the Azerbaijani delegation during the competition, said at a press conference on Thursday, AZERTAC reports.