The ceremony of issuing English language certificates in accordance with Level 2 of STANAE 6001 to military officers was held June 30 in the Training center of Azeri Ministry of Defense. Trend reports participation of General-Colonel Safar Abiyev, Azeri Minister of Defense, at the ceremony.
Ramiz Najaforv, chief of Board for international cooperation and Euro-Atlantic integration, told the ceremony participant that 32 out of 83 officers managed to pass the tests.
In his speech, Minister of Defense said Peace-making center of English language at Defense Ministry was established in 1999. В"Azerbaijan pays big attention to mutual cooperation with UK and participation in NATOs Partnership in the name of peace program. 40 employees of the Ministry of Defense have pursued training in UK to date. We highly appraise British support of Azerbaijans territorial integrityВ", minister said.
Then Andrew William, Duke of York, congratulated the officers received the certificates.