Defense Ministry holds meeting, Zakir Hasanov gives instructions on situation on frontline

22:17 | 8 November, 2018

On November 8, Minister of Defense Colonel General Zakir Hasanov held an official meeting with the command staff of the Azerbaijan Army, Report informs citing the press service of the Defense Ministry of Azerbaijan.

The meeting that was held with the participation of the Deputies of Defense Minister, commanders of the branches of troops, chiefs of the main departments, departments and services of the ministry, as well as commanders of the Army Corps also involved the commanders of formations stationed in the frontline zone and other responsible officers via video communication.
The Minister of Defense brought to the military personnel the tasks assigned by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Mr. Ilham Aliyev, to the Azerbaijani Army, and gave specific instructions on the timely and qualitative solution of issues arising from these tasks within the troops.

The Minister of Defense instructed to focus on the continuous control of troops and the proper organization of interoperability with the use of the latest, including space technologies in the course of the Command-Staff War Games.

Referring to the situation on the front line, Colonel General Hasanov noted the importance of paying particular attention to improving the combat capability of troops, the level of combat readiness of military personnel, discipline and vigilance in the organization and carrying out of combat duty, and the completion of preparatory work for the winter period.

Congratulating the personnel on the occasion of the State Flag Day and the Constitution Day of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Minister of Defense instructed to hold a high-level Open Doors Day for parents and relatives of soldiers, as well as military oath ceremonies in all military units.