Azerbaijani Defense Minister visits military units stationed in Lachin district (PHOTO/VIDEO)

BAKU, Azerbaijan, February 11


Thanks to the attention and care of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev, work to further improve the social and living conditions of servicemen serving in high mountain areas continues , the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told Trend.

Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan Colonel General Zakir Hasanov and the leadership of the ministry inspected the newly built and renovated military infrastructure in the military unit stationed in Lachin district.

After getting acquainted with a residence of military personnel, the Minister of Defense was informed that conditions meeting modern requirements have been created for servicemen serving in mountainous areas with harsh climatic conditions and in difficult terrain. There is a headquarters building, a barracks, baths and sanitary facilities, food and clothing warehouses, an ideological hall, a classroom, office premises, amenity premises and a meeting hall. weapons, which are equipped with a heating system. The canteen building intended to feed military personnel is equipped with modern stoves, refrigerators, as well as other appliances and inventory.

Generators provide military units with an uninterrupted power supply. Various species of trees have been planted on the territory, landscaped paths have been laid out and a sports area has been set up.

Then Colonel General Hasanov visited the medical point of the military unit. It was reported that modern medical equipment has been installed here for the examination and treatment of the military, there is a mobile X-ray machine and ambulances for evacuation.

Then, during a meeting with the military, the Minister of Defense spoke about the work carried out under the leadership of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev, and the reforms carried out in the field development of the army.

He stressed that equipping the Azerbaijani army with the most modern weapons and military equipment will continue as planned.

The Minister of Defense gave specific instructions on the fulfillment of the tasks set by the Head of State for the Azerbaijani army, as well as on the organization of combat service and the improvement of the combat capability of the troops.

Jack C. Nugent