Uzbekistan interested in purchasing Azerbaijan’s defense products

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Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 29

By Ilkin Izzet - Trend:

Uzbekistan is interested in purchasing the defense and dual-purpose products of Azerbaijani defense industry enterprises, Uzbek First Deputy Defense Minister, Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, Major-General Shavkat Normatov said on Jan. 29, according a message from Azerbaijani Defense Industry Ministry.

Normatov made the remarks at a meeting with Azerbaijani Defense Industry Minister, Yavar Jamalov.

Uzbek first deputy defense minister was at a three-day visit to Azerbaijan, during which he visited Azerbaijani Defense Industry Ministry's enterprises producing defense and dual-purpose items.

The sides discussed prospects of Azerbaijan-Uzbekistan cooperation in defense industry and issues of mutual interest.

The Uzbek delegation visited a number of enterprises of the defense industry and observed the production process.

The meeting was attended by Uzbek Ambassador to Azerbaijan Sherzod Faiziev.

Translated by E.A.

Edited by C.N.

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