In accordance with the Decree signed by Ilham Aliyev, the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the next call-up for active military service has ended.
The Decree was executed by the State Service for Mobilization and Conscription (SSMC) and the recruitment of conscripts to the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan was successfully completed in July.
Necessary steps have been taken by the State Service for Mobilization and Conscription in order to conduct conscription in an organized manner and minimize possible risks within the framework of preventive and urgent measures aimed at protecting the health of citizens in the direction of prevention of the spread of coronavirus infection (COVID-19) in our country. Conscripts appointed to service places for active military service are handed over to the places of service in strict compliance with all the instructions and recommendations of the Operational Headquarters under the Cabinet of Ministers, and the revelant instructions of the Medical Territorial Unit Management Association.
In accordance with the decree signed by President Ilham Aliyev, the citizens of the Republic of Azerbaijan born in 2002 and who have reached the age of 18 by the day of the conscription (including that day), as well as the citizens who was born in 1985-2001, and under 35 years old, the citizens who have not served active military service or are not exempt from conscription, had been sent to active military service from till July 30, 2020.
It should be noted that the conscripts sent to active military service in the Republic of Azerbaijan in July 2020 were informed about their appointment to the Armed Forces via SMS by the State Service for Mobilization and Conscription.