Azerbaijan, France consider signing mine clearance accord


The head of Azerbaijan’s Mine Action Agency, Vugar Suleymanov, and French ambassador Zacharie Gross have discussed France’s contribution to demining operations on territories liberated from Armenia’s occupation in the last year’s war, local news sources have reported.

The meeting focused on humanitarian demining operations carried out by the agency, France’s financial assistance in Azerbaijan’s demining activities, and the issues requiring support in this area.

In the near future, a document is envisaged to be signed between the parties covering areas such as support for demining operations, assistance to persons who suffered from mines, and the implementation of projects to raise awareness of dangers from explo

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Source: AzerNews

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