Defense minister: “Azerbaijani army is fully prepared for large-scale combat operations”

Azerbaijani Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has said the countrys army is fully prepared for large-scale combat operations.

He addressed an official meeting attended by deputy ministers, commanders of the branches of troops, chiefs of the main departments, departments and services of the ministry. Commanders of the army corps, commanders of formations stationed in the frontline zone and other officers also joined the meeting via video conferencing.

Minister Hasanov commented on the irresponsible statements made by officials and the newly-elected Prime Minister of Armenia after the change of power in the country.

The minister warned the military-political leadership of Armenia that such actions of the enemy are not acceptable and that the Azerbaijani army is fully prepared for large-scale combat operations.

Thoroughly analyzing the current situation at the front, the minister ordered to keep under constant control the enemy’s activities on the line of front and in the depth of defense and be prepared for its likely actions, as well as take decisive measures to prevent possible provocations of the enemy immediately.

Source: AZERTAC