Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 18
By Sabina Ahmadova - Trend:
Azerbaijan and Pakistan agreed to enhance the scope and level of mutually beneficial cooperation between their armed forces, the website of the Pakistani television channel Geo TV said Nov. 18.
The agreement was reached at a meeting between the Azerbaijani Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov and the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee of Pakistan, General Rashad Mahmood.
Reportedly, Colonel General Hasanov and General Mahmood discussed the matters related to mutual cooperation and security in the region.
On Nov. 18, Hasanov embarked on a two-day visit to Pakistan.
The meetings with the leadership of the Pakistani state and armed forces, to be held as part of Hasanov's visit, will discuss the military cooperation issues.