Azerbaijani peacekeepers withdrawn from Afghanistan

  • 17:30 26 August 2021

Azerbaijani peacekeepers withdrawn from Afghanistan

On August 26 at about 01:00 the 120 Azerbaijani peacekeepers serving at the Kabul International Airport of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in full staff were withdrawn from the country, Ministry of Defense told ONA.

Currently, the Azerbaijani peacekeepers, their weapons, and military equipment were transported to Ankara by air. It is planned that our servicemen will shortly return to Motherland.

The Azerbaijani peacekeepers who successfully performed the assigned tasks along with the fraternal Turkish Forces ensured security in Afghanistan fulfilling their duties with high professionalism.