NATO, U.S. experts to visit Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan, Baku, Jan.31 / Trend, K.Zarbaliyeva /
NATO and the U.S. experts are scheduled to visit Baku on Feb.14.
During the visit a review will be made on the NATO assistance in reforming Azerbaijani Armed Forces, including in military training, Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told Trend on Tuesday.
The cooperation between Azerbaijan and NATO was laid in 1994, signing a framework document - Partnership for Peace.
In April 1996, official document was signed within the Partnership for Peace Program, which identifies specific areas of cooperation between countries and the alliance. Currently, in accordance with this program, Azerbaijan implements about 50 partner tasks.
On Aug. 3, 2005, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed a decree on approval of the Individual Partnership Action Plan between Azerbaijan and NATO."
Now the cooperation is carried out in the second phase of the plan.