Group of Azerbaijani peacekeepers returns from Afghanistan

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Baku, Azerbaijan, April 9

By Ilkin Izzet - Trend:

Some 34 Azerbaijani armed forces soldiers serving within the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan (ISAF), returned home on Wednesday on a rotating basis, according to Azerbaijan Defense Ministry.

Azerbaijani armed forces started their peacekeeping mission in Afghanistan on November 20, 2002.

Currently, 94 soldiers, two military doctors and two engineer officers of Azerbaijani armed forces are involved in international peacekeeping mission in Afghanistan.

Translated by E.A.

Edited by C.N.

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