Azerbaijani, Georgian, Turkish defense ministers meet in Batumi
Baku, Azerbaijan, May 23
A trilateral meeting of Azerbaijani, Georgian and Turkish Defense Ministers Zakir Hasanov, Levan Izoria, Fikri Isik was held in Batumi, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said May 23.
The prospects of military cooperation among Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey, regional security and other issues were discussed at the meeting.
Having decisively condemned the terror attack in Manchester, Hasanov stressed that Azerbaijan demonstrates a very strict position against terrorism.
“The killing of civilians is a threat aimed at breaking stability and peace,” Hasanov said, adding that all countries must jointly fight against terrorism.
In his turn, Isik said that Turkey is fighting against terrorism.
“Georgia strongly condemns terrorism,” Izoria said.