NATO Days underway in Azerbaija

# 14:44
23 November 2016

Baku – APA. Within the framework of NATO Days, organized in Azerbaijan by a group of experts of NATO Allied Command Transformation, a delegation led by Major General Odd Egil Pedersen visited the Department of International Military Cooperation of Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry.


During the meeting, the delegation was briefed about Azerbaijan-NATO military cooperation, use of NATO Operational Capabilities Concept (OCC) in the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan and Azerbaijan's contribution to peacekeeping operations of NATO.


The sides also discussed prospects of cooperation with NATO.


The NATO delegation was also informed about the regional security issues during the meeting.


The NATO delegation visited the Higher Military School named after Heydar Aliyev.


The delegation met with commanding staff of the school.


The guests were presented an overview briefing on the history of the military school, teaching and educational process and other school activities.


They got acquainted with teaching guide, material and technical means as well as military equipment in the departments of military school.


The delegation was thoroughly informed about the military equipment, training simulators, small arms and other military means in the faculties of school.