NATO: TAP, TANAP important for diversification of European energy supply (exclusive)

Politics Materials 8 July 2016 11:51 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 8

By Anakhanum Idayatova - Trend:

TAP and TANAP projects are considered important for the diversification of European energy supply and all NATO members agree that the protection of energy infrastructure is a national responsibility, NATO headquarters in Brussels told Trend July 8.

NATO summit kicked off in Warsaw July 8 with participation of Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev. The meeting participants will take decisions to enhance the Alliance’s security by strengthening its deterrence and defence, and projecting stability beyond its borders.

Azerbaijan makes significant contribution to the peacekeeping operations in Afghanistan.

Ninety Azerbaijani peacekeepers are serving in the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) mission in Afghanistan.


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