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A meeting is held at the Coordination Center in Hatay

As reported, in accordance with the order of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Mr. Ilham Aliyev, a group of agile rescue forces of the Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Republic of Türkiye was sent to the Hatay region today in order to eliminate the consequences of the devastated strong earthquake that occurred in the brotherly country and to support search and rescue operations due to it.

In this frame, Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations ies Lieutenant General Etibar Mirzayev joined the meeting held with the participation of Turkish Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu at the Coordination Center for Emergency Situations located in Hatay. At the meeting, the current situation in the Hatay region, which was seriously damaged by the earthquake, the work to be done, as well as the directions of the search and rescue operations to be conducted in the region by the rescue forces of the Ministry of Emergency Situation of Azerbaijan, were discussed, and relevant decisions were made.

In addition, in a one-on-one meeting with Ismayil Chatakli, Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of Türkiye, head of the Hatay Coordination Center for Emergency Situations, the search and rescue operations conducted by the forces of Azerbaijani Ministry of Emergency Situations and the next steps to be taken were widely discussed.

Turkish officials expressed their gratitude to the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Ilham Aliyev and the people of Azerbaijan for the support and assistance provided.


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