By Sabina Mammadli
A delegation led by Deputy Chief of Staff at Partnership
Directorate at NATO’s Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe,
Rear Admiral Gunnstein Bruåsdal visited the National Defense
University on November 22, Azernews reports.
University’s Rector Professor, Lieutenant General Heydar Piriyev
welcomed the guests and emphasized that the meetings organized as
part of cooperation with NATO are effective for both sides. He also
expressed Azerbaijan’s interest in further expanding the current
military cooperation with NATO.
For his turn, Rear Admiral Gunnstein Bruåsdal stressed that the
work carried out in various spheres of activity of the Azerbaijan
Army has a positive impact on the field of military education.
Highly appreciating the activities of the Azerbaijan Army
servicemen within the framework of various NATO programs, the guest
highlighted the successful continuation of Azerbaijan-NATO
Further, a briefing on the activities, structures, and
responsibilities of the National Defense University and other
military educational institutions functioning under it was
presented to the guests. The NATO delegation delivered
presentations to the listeners regarding NATO’s history and
structure, as well as Azerbaijan-NATO relations.
The visit was paid within the framework of the NATO Days.
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