Azerbaijan, Turkey armies carry out combat maneuvers

# 11:24
3 May 2017

Units of the Azerbaijani and Turkish armed forces, participating in the joint live-fire tactical exercises, have carried out a number of combat maneuvers under the conditions of mutual interaction, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry told APA


The joint tactical exercises started on May 1 in accordance with an agreement on military cooperation between the two countries.


The aim of the exercises, which will continue until May 5, is to improve coordination of actions through the exchange of experience between the Azerbaijani and Turkish armed forces, as well as to achieve interoperability of the two countries’ military units through improving the readiness and capabilities of the units to conduct operations.


The joint exercises involve armored vehicles, mortars, military and transport helicopters, as well as air defense units and anti-aircraft missile units.