Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov.14
By Ilkin Izzet - Trend:
Azerbaijani Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov received Turkish Gendarmerie General Command (JGK) Commander General Abdullah Atay on Nov.14, Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told Trend.
He is currently on a visit to Azerbaijan.
Greeting the guest, Hasanov said that Azerbaijani-Turkish military cooperation is expanding and the relations between the two countries based on brotherhood and strategic partnership will further develop.
Hasanov added that Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict threatens stability in the region and stressed the importance of resolving the conflict in accordance with the international law.
Abdullah Atay expressed gratitude to the Azerbaijani defense minister for the warm welcome and added that the relations between the two countries are based on historical bonds of friendship and brotherhood.
Atay said Turkey is an important partner of Azerbaijan.
The meeting was also attended by the military attaché at Turkish embassy in Azerbaijan, Hasan Nevzat Tasdeler.
Edited by CN