Azerbaijani Defence Ministry made a new appointment to a position that has been vacant for 10 years, the press service of the Defence Ministry told Trend.
By the order of the Minister of Defence, Colonel Vidadi Asgarov was appointed head of the personnel directorate of the Ministry of Defence of Azerbaijan.
He previously served as Deputy Head of the Directorate for International Military Cooperation of the Ministry of Defence.
Position of the head of the personnel directorate of the Defence Ministry has remained vacant for 10 years. Head of department of the directorate, Colonel Mahmud Aghadadashev was the acting head of the personnel directorate.