The 25th International Seapower Symposium held in Newport, USA with the participation of senior international naval leaders from 90 countries and heads of different marine organizations continues, Report informs, citing the Ministry of Defense.

As part of the symposium, the Commander of the Azerbaijan Naval Forces, Vice Admiral Subhan Bakirov met with the Commander of the Turkish Naval Forces, Admiral Ercument Tatlioglu and US Vice Chief of Naval Operations, Admiral Lisa Franchetti.

During the meetings, a detailed exchange of views on the prospects for the development of the Azerbaijan Naval Forces’ cooperation with the Turkish Naval Forces and US Navy in the military, military-educational and other spheres, as well as on issues of mutual interest was held.