Turkey supports stability and security in region – ambassador

Baku: We want the Azerbaijani army to reach NATO standards, Turkish Ambassador to Azerbaijan Ismail Alper Coskun said commenting on the ongoing joint tactical exercises of Azerbaijani and Turkish armed forces.

He said that Turkey and Azerbaijan continue to closely cooperate in the military sphere.

“We have been conducting such military exercises for many years. The main objective is to contribute to the development of the military sphere. We are in favor of ensuring stability and security in region. Our cooperation serves these objectives. Turkey has one of the strongest armies among NATO countries. We want to contribute to brotherly Azerbaijan in the military sphere,” the ambassador added.

SOURCE: Azeri Press News Agency