BAKU, Azerbaijan: The visiting delegation of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) led by Air Vice Marshal Tariq Zia met the Deputy Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Commander of the Air Force Lieutenant General Ramiz Tahirov in Baku on Thursday.
In the meeting, the two sides expressed satisfaction with the development of Azerbaijani-Pakistani relations and the level of strategic partnership.
The sides also discussed the prospects for the development of cooperation between the Air Forces of Azerbaijan and Pakistan in the military, military-educational and military-technical spheres, as well as other issues of mutual interest.
Expressing satisfaction with the education of Azerbaijani military pilots at the Pakistan Air Force Academy, Lt General Ramiz Tahirov stressed that the development of cooperation in the sphere of military aviation and relations between the Air Forces of the two Countries, contributes to further strengthening the combat capability of our armies.
The Head of the PAF delegation congratulated the Azerbaijani people on the victory in the Patriotic War, wished the mercy of Allah Almighty to the souls of all servicemen and civilians who died as Shehids and healing to the wounded.
Earlier upon its arrival, the PAF delegation visited the Alley of Shehids (Martyrs) laid wreaths and flowers at the graves of our compatriots who died as Shehids for the independence and territorial integrity of the country, and paid tribute to their memory.