admin September 13, 2021

Purpose of the Memorandum of Understanding “On exercise of Special Forces of Azerbaijani Army and Turkish Armed Forces between Government of Azerbaijan and Government of the Republic of Turkey” is determination of general principles and procedures on establishment of activity fields of the exercise and articles regarding dislocation, implementation period, and change stages of the dislocation of the exercise, presented by the country, hosting the forces or supported by the hosting country, it has been reflected in the draft law “On confirmation of Memorandum of Understanding “On exercise of Special Forces of Azerbaijani Army and Turkish Armed Forces between Government of Azerbaijan and Government of the Republic of Turkey””, APA reports.

According to the draft law, the memorandum of understanding was signed on the basis of the provisions of the “Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Government of the Republic of Turkey on mutual military training and education” dated August 11, 1992 and “Agreement on military training, technical and scientific cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Government of the Republic of Turkey” dated June 10, 1996 agreement signed between parties.

During the training, while being in the territory of the host country, all issues regarding criminal jurisdiction that may be occurred and the power to impose disciplinary sanctions are regulated with the clauses of the agreement dated August 11, 1992, and deal dated June 10, 1996.

Forces of the sending country are exempted from the visa requirements while coming to the territory of the host country and leaving the territory of the host country, and procedures for registration and control of foreigners in the host country. The sending country sends information to the host country regarding the personnel and supply at least 60 days before their arrival with the appropriate form.

Source: Azeri-Press News Agency