"President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Victorious Supreme Commander-in-Chief of Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev especially noted that our victory is a victory of our unity, it is a victory of the whole Turkic World," said Defense Minister Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov at the press conference with National Defense Minister of the Republic of Turkey Hulusi Akar, Rupor reports.
Defense Minister Colonel General Z. Hasanov thanked fraternal Turkey for the political and moral support provided in the Patriotic War. It was noted that the Azerbaijan Army under the leadership of the Supreme Commander-in-Chief demonstrated high professionalism in the 44-day war.
Speaking about joint exercises with the Turkish Armed Forces, the Minister stressed that work in this direction will continue further on. The Minister expressed his gratitude to his Turkish counterpart and the delegation headed by him for the visit to Azerbaijan to celebrate Victory Day.