Defence Ministry: Azerbaijan Will not Allow or Create Conditions for Other Countries to Use Its Territories against Neighboring Countries
Azerbaijan, Baku / corr. Trend E.Huseynly The Defence Minister of Azerbaijan made a statement that Azerbaijan will not allow or create conditions for other countries to use its territories against neighboring countries. The Defence Ministry stated that during anti-terrorist operations in Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, as a member of the anti-terrorist coalition, allowed its air facilities to be used by the members of the coalition. The US Assistant Secretary of State for Europe and Asia, Matthew Bryza, said at a press-conference in Georgia on 30 March, that if necessary, the USA hopes to use the airdromes of Azerbaijan for military goals.