Azerbaijani army starts large-scale exercises

Azerbaijan’s Armed Forces started large-scale exercises Nov. 12, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said in a message.
The exercises will be carried out on November 12-18 according to the plan approved by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev.
These exercises are aimed at inspection of the command and control of troops and weapon systems.
Tasks of the exercises include conducting defensive operations, regrouping and bringing the troops into the state of combat readiness.
More than 60,000 military personnel are participating in the drills.
Also, over 50 planes and helicopters, more than 150 tanks and armored combat vehicles, as well as up to 700 systems of rocket and artillery troops are involved in the drills.
Drones will conduct aerial reconnaissance during the exercises.

Source: en.trend.az

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s