Group of Azerbaijani peacekeepers sent to Afghanistan

Group of Azerbaijani peacekeepers sent to Afghanistan
Azerbaijani peacekeepers Afghanistan

A group of Azerbaijani military personnel was sent to Afghanistan in accordance with the plan and rotation for serving within NATO-led "Resolute Support" mission in Afghanistan, the Ministry of Defense said.

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

Currently, 120 servicemen, including 2 medical officers and 6 staff officers of Azerbaijani Army are participating in a mission in Afghanistan.