Azerbaijani army: Glorious history dating back to early 20th century
Azerbaijan, Baku, June 26 / Trend /
The military history of Azerbaijan has experienced a glorious period of development, which continues to this day.
This year the Azerbaijani Army marks its 95th anniversary, marking the establishment of one of the most powerful armies of the East. The history of the modern Azerbaijani army dates back to the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic in the early 20th century. The Armed Forces of the Azerbaijan Republic were created on June 26, 1918 to protect the country from the military aggression of Armenia and Russia.
Azerbaijani servicemen and generals have played an important role in the formation of the first regular army of the country.
Read more about it in AZERNEWS online newspaper's print edition published on June 26.
Also, in the new edition you can read articles about President Ilham Aliyev's opening Fairmont Baku hotel at the Flame Towers complex, President Aliyev`s working visit to Belgium, celebration of Armed Forces Day, benefits for foreign nationals of the newly adopted Migration Code, the Islamic finance conference held in Baku on June 21, the famous late American artist Andy Warhol`s exhibition underway in Baku, etc.
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