Meeting of joint military commission of Iran and Azerbaijan held
- 26 February 2020
Azeri Deputy Minister of Defense for Logistics Lieutenant General Mammadov Fuad Nadir met with Iranian deputy Commander of the Armed Forces for coordination Brigadier General Ali Abdollahi in Tehran on Wednesday, APA's Tehran bureau reports.
The military experts from both countries discussed areas for further cooperation in various fields, such as the exchange of visit of military delegations, joint military exercises, and cultural cooperation.
The second joint military commission of Iran and Azerbaijan convened in Tehran on Wednesday.
The meeting is chaired by Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces for the International Affairs, Brigadier General Qadir Nezami and Azeri Deputy Minister of Defense for Logistics Lieutenant General Mammadov Fuad Nadir.
Both sides discussed exchange visits of delegations and military officials and cooperation on joint training drills and scientific, research, medical, sports and cultural fields.
Iran and Azerbaijan as two neighboring states with historical, cultural and civilization affinities.
The two countries have record of cooperation on military, security and defense areas.
Fighting terrorism, human trafficking and smuggling of illicit drugs in the Caspian Sea and the Caucasus are the common issues of Iran and Azerbaijan.
The next joint commission will be held in Baku.