In accordance with the instructions of the President of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev, Defense Minister Colonel General Zakir Hasanov and other high-ranking officers have met with soldiers who are on combat duty at the forward positions on the line of contact.
After the report on the operational situation, the defense minister inquired about the combat and moral-psychological training, as well as the social conditions of servicemen in the trenches, the Defense Ministry told APA.
Then, Minister Hasanov took part in the opening of a newly-built soldiers’ barrack and viewed the conditions created there.
The defense minister conveyed the congratulations of the Supreme Commander-in-Chief on the upcoming holidays to the military personnel, and on behalf of the head of state presented awards and holiday gifts to distinguished servicemen.
Hasanov once again brought to the attention of the military personnel the tasks assigned by the Supreme Commander-in-Chief to the Azerbaijan Army, and highly appreciated the fighting efficiency and the level of moral and psychological training of servicemen.