Group of Azerbaijani peacekeepers leave for Afghanistan (PHOTO/VIDEO)
Baku, Azerbaijan, April 3
A group of 52 Azerbaijani military personnel was sent to Afghanistan in accordance with the plan and rotation for serving within NATO-led "Resolute Support" mission in Afghanistan, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said in a message on April 3.
The peacekeeping contingent of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces has been serving in Afghanistan since Nov.20, 2002.
Presently, 120 servicemen, including 2 medical officers and 6 staff officers of Azerbaijani Army are participating in a mission in Afghanistan.