BAKU, Azerbaijan, March 12
A brand new border commandant’s workplace of the Azerbaijani State Border Service opened in Azerbaijan’s Zangilan district on the state border with Armenia on March 12, Pattern stories referring to the State Border Service.
Whereas talking on the occasion organized on this event, Deputy Head of the State Border Service, Lieutenant Normal Ilham Mehdiyev pressured that on account of the “Iron Fist” operation below the management of President of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander Ilham Aliyev, the territorial integrity of the nation was ensured, the tip was put to the occupation of 20 % of the nation’s territory, together with 132 km of the state border with Iran and 500 km of the state border with Armenia, which for nearly 30 years posed a giant menace to Azerbaijan’s nationwide safety.
The complete mobilization of all forces and means for the profitable success of the fight missions assigned by the supreme commander to the State Border Service in the course of the second Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh Struggle and the direct participation of the servicemen of the State Border Service within the liberation of the occupied a part of the Azerbaijani-Iranian border, Fuzuli, Jabrayil, Zangilan and Gubadli districts, Hadrut settlement and Shusha metropolis was pressured.
From the primary days of hostilities, Azerbaijani border guards liberated a giant territory starting from the contact line in Fuzuli district to the state border with Armenia. The crushing blows have been inflicted on the Armenian Armed Forces. A distance of 105 kilometers was lined inside 24 hours. The Azerbaijani state flag was raised on the traditional Khudaferin bridge, Agbend settlement of Zangilan district and in Zangilan metropolis. Because of fierce battles on the border with Armenia, “Bartaz” and “Shukurataz” strategic heights liberated.
The air protection methods, anti-aircraft missile methods, missile methods, tanks, fight armored autos and different tools, command posts, and quite a few servicemen, in complete, 290 targets of the Armenian Armed Forces have been neutralized by means of the modernization of An-2 plane into unmanned aerial autos, their use inside a particular fight method to disclose the Armenian Armed Forces’ air protection means, in addition to due to the skilled use of such UAVs as Harop, Guzgun, and Hermes.
A gaggle of servicemen who distinguished themselves in navy service was awarded on the finish of the occasion.