Special Forces troops from Azerbaijan, Turkey, and Pakistan have taken half in joint firearms coaching as a part of the primary worldwide train between the three nations, which is because of final for every week, till 20 September.
The troopers have been filmed taking pictures small arms and grenade launchers in Azerbaijan. According to Baku’s Ministry of Defense, the drills will increase cooperation between the three majority-Muslim nations.
“The main purpose of the exercise … is to improve the interaction between the units, as well as training for operations in peacetime and wartime conditions,” the Ministry stated, in response to the Moscow-based TASS information company.
The militaries of Azerbaijan and Turkey, two neighboring nations, conduct joint maneuvers regularly. However, Pakistan is a brand new addition to the pair of nations usually described as “one nation, two states.”
Speaking at a ceremony earlier than the workouts started, Azeri Lieutenant General Hikmat Mirzayev thanked the armed forces of Turkey and Pakistan for his or her assist through the 44-day Nagorno-Karabakh battle in 2020.
“Azerbaijan, Turkey, and Pakistan have entered the history of mankind as close friends and brothers. At the heart of these relations is the close ties between our peoples,” he stated, in response to the Turkish state-funded Anadolu Agency.
“Today, cooperation between our countries in all areas is at the highest level. Important measures are being taken to further strengthen and develop our relations to ensure the region’s and peoples’ security,” he continued.
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