(MENAFN- Trend News Agency)
BAKU, Azerbaijan, December 1. First
Deputy Minister of Defense – Chief of the General Staff of the
Azerbaijan Army, Colonel General Karim Valiyev, who is on a visit
to the United States, met with the Governor of the US state of
Oklahoma, Kevin Stitt, and the Adjutant General and commander of
the Oklahoma Army and Air National Guard, Brigadier General Thomas
Mancino, trend reports citing the Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan.
Colonel General Valiyev assessed Stitt's visit paid in
2021 to the liberated territories of Azerbaijan as a vivid example
of high-level bilateral relations.
Touching upon the participation of Azerbaijan Army
servicemen in international peacekeeping operations, Colonel
General Valiyev noted that Azerbaijan honorably fulfilled its
obligations and was one of the last among the partner countries to
withdraw its peacekeepers from Afghanistan.
The sides held an extensive exchange of views on the
joint activities carried out between the Azerbaijan Army and the US
Oklahoma Army National Guard within the framework of the State
Partnership Program, as well as discussed other issues of mutual
Then the Azerbaijani delegation participated in a
solemn ceremony dedicated to the 20th anniversary of cooperation
between the Azerbaijan Army and the US Oklahoma Army National
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