A new military unit has been commissioned in Azerbaijan’s Gubadli district, previously liberated from Armenian occupation, according to the State Border Service of Azerbaijan on June 24.

Speaking at the opening ceremony, Chief of the State Border Service, Colonel-General Elchin Guliyev, congratulated the personnel of the new military unit of the State Border Service with the beginning of service and combat activities.

At the ceremony, servicemen awarded by the President of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev for the distinction in the liberation of Fuzuli, Jabrayil, Zangilan and Gubadli and for their courage and heroism in the second Karabakh war were awarded orders and medals.

Then the work on further increasing the combat readiness of military units and sub-units, ensuring the safety of personnel was checked, a meeting was held with border guards serving at border combat points.

Also a lunch was organized with personnel and photos were taken.