A solemn welcoming ceremony was held with the arrival in Baku of the military personnel of the Turkish Armed Forces involved in the Azerbaijani-Turkish Live Fire Joint Large-Scale Tactical and Flight-Tactical Exercises with the participation of the Land Forces and the Air Force of both countries.
Exercises will be held under the Agreement on Military Cooperation between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Republic of Turkey from July 29 to August 10.
First, flowers were laid at the bust of national leader Heydar Aliyev on the military unit's territory. Then, the Great Leader's memory and the shahids (martyrs) who fell for the independence and territorial integrity of our country were honored by observing a minute of silence.
The exercises will involve military personnel, armored vehicles, artillery mounts and mortars, combat and transport helicopters of the Air Force, as well as Air Defense Units and Anti-Aircraft Missile Units of the Armies of the two countries.