Azerbaijani peacekeepers sent to Afghanistan

  23 January 2019    Read: 2749
 Azerbaijani peacekeepers sent to Afghanistan

A group of Azerbaijani military personnel was sent to Afghanistan for serving within the NATO-led Resolute Support mission, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said Jan. 23.

The peacekeeping contingent of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces has been serving in Afghanistan since November 20, 2002.

Presently, 120 servicemen, including 2 medical officers and 6 staff officers of Azerbaijani army are participating in the mission in Afghanistan.


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