The Training and Educational Center of the Armed Forces hosted a meeting on the topic "Events held in the field of ideological work and moral-psychological support, strengthening military discipline for the first half of the 2019 and the tasks to be carried out in this area" held with deputy commanders of formations and military units for ideological work and moral-psychological support and psychologists, APA reports citing press service of Azerbaijani MOD.
The memory of national leader Heydar Aliyev and the shehids (martyrs) who sacrificed their lives for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the country was honored with observing a minute of silence, then National Anthem of the Republic of Azerbaijan was performed.
Deputy Minister of Defense Lieutenant General Kerim Veliyev speaking at the meeting noted that all previously approved plans for the first half of 2019 were implemented. The Deputy Minister stressed that attention was paid to the individual education of servicemen, and purposeful educational work has been done to form them as a person within the military collectives.
“In order to achieve high results in this matter, deputy commanders for ideological work and moral-psychological support as well as psychologists must be even more responsible and constantly improve their professional skills. I am sure that in the next period you will make every effort and adequately manage the tasks you are facing”, - said Lieutenant General K. Veliyev.
The Chief of the Department for Ideological Work and Moral-Psychological Support - Deputy Chief of the Main Department for Personnel, Major General Rasim Aliyev made a report on the work done during the past six months in the field of military-patriotic education, moral-psychological support, improving military discipline the organization of leisure of military personnel and in other areas.
Then the issues of increasing the level of ideological work and moral-psychological support in the Azerbaijan Army, the responsibilities of commanders to strengthen law and order, strengthening military discipline, ensuring security in military service and other topics were discussed, as well as the main tasks to be fulfilled in the next period were considered and the relevant instructions were given.