Acting head of the Mission of the Republic of Azerbaijan to NATO Mr. Gaya Mammadov met with NATO's Supreme Allied Commander Europe Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti on January 15, 2018. During the meeting, Mammadov informed the interlocutor about the defense reforms carried out in Azerbaijan and measures taken to ensure mutual operational cooperation with NATO and the situation in the region.
General Scaparrotti highly appreciated Azerbaijan's progress in partnership with NATO and Azerbaijan's contribution to the "Resolute Support" mission in Afghanistan. NATO expressed its gratitude for sending additional troops to the "Resolute Support" mission in line with the announcemenr by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Mr. Ilham Aliyev during His visit to NATO on November 23, 2017.
During the meeting, the sides exchanged views on a number of other issues of mutual interest.