Azerbaijan, Serbia discuss cooperation in defense sector

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Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 30

By Ilkin Izzet - Trend:

Azerbaijan and Serbia discussed cooperation in the defense sector, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told Trend on Jan. 30.

On January 30, Azerbaijan's Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov received Serbia's Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Azerbaijan, Zoran Vajovic, according to the ministry.

During the meeting the parties discussed military cooperation, military-political situation in the region and the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.

The Azerbaijani defence minister expressed his gratitude for the support provided by Serbia in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in line with international law and UN Security Council resolutions.

Serbian ambassador stressed the importance of strategic cooperation between the two countries.

He also said Serbia has always been a supporter of Azerbaijan's sovereignty and territorial integrity.

Translated by E.A.

Edited by C.N.

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