Azerbaijan, Turkey launch joint military exercises

Baku: Azerbaijani and Turkish armed forces began to conduct joint military and tactical exercises in Baku and Nakhchivan on Tuesday according to the military cooperation agreement between the two countries, the Azerbaijani defense ministry said.

The exercises will be held in Nakhchivan under the genral control and supervision of Azerbaijani Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov and commander of the third army of the Turkish Armed Forces, Army General Umit Dundar.

The exercises will last till May 16.

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY