A group of 23 pyrotechnics and sappers of the Special Risky Rescue Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations returned to Azerbaijan after successfully completing the Special Mine Exploration and Clearance course organized by the Armed Forces Attaché of the Head Quarters of the Ministry of National Defense of the Republic of Turkey in Baku, MES told APA.
Employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, who participated in the courses held at the Sapper School and Training Center Command in Izmir on January 3-29, 2021, improved their knowledge and skills in the field of demining and mine disposal of the territories. At the end of the course, certificates were presented to the personnel on completion of the curriculum and training.
In addition, the Turkish Ministry of National Defense presented 10 specially trained mine-detection dogs to the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Azerbaijan within the framework of bilateral cooperation. Preparations are underway to send the cynologists of the Ministry of Emergency Situations to Turkey to bring the dogs to our country, as well as to improve their relevant skills in this field.
Source: Azeri-Press News Agency