The Minister of Defense of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, analyzed the current operational situation on the Azerbaijani-Armenian conditional state border and in the Karabakh economic region, and gave appropriate instructions to suppress possible provocations hereinafter, Report informs, citing the Defense Ministry.

The minister noted that all the illegal activities of the opposing side, and the illegal Armenian armed detachments must be kept under constant control from now on, and such steps must not be allowed to be taken in the territory of Azerbaijan in the future.

Colonel General Hasanov emphasized the importance of increasing the intensity of exercises and classes held in conditions close to real combat, as well as improving the methods of effective application of modern weapons and military equipment.