Рђzerbaijan will liberate its lands by all means, the Defense Minister of Azerbaijan Safar Abiyev stated on 11 October 2005 while receiving the deputy head of the United Forces General Command Headquarters, dislocated in Naples Dimitrios Panagiot. He arrived in Baku as the head of the delegation for participating in the expertsвЂ™ working meeting on military cooperation, the Defense Ministry told Trend .
Abiyev touched upon the issue of the military and political situation in the South Caucasus region and the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict. Armenia does not want to return the occupied Azerbaijani areas. But Azerbaijan will liberate its lands by all meansвЂќ.
Panagiot thanked the AzerbaijanвЂ™s Defense Minister for the reception and noted the goal of his visit is to strengthen the AzerbaijanвЂ™s integration into NATO.
The sides exchanged views in regard to the cooperation perspectives between Azerbaijan and NATO.