Posted 26.01.2013 09:39:44 UTC
Updated 26.01.2013 09:39:44 UTC
The agency held its first meeting in Azerbaijan.
The foundations of the agency were laid in Turkey.
It was decided in Ankara in 2011 to form Eurasian Military Status Law Enforcement Agency.
The agency that will be an alternative to European and Mediterranean Gendarmerie and Military Status Law Enforcement Agency, held its first meeting in Baku.
The meeting was attended by military officials from Turkey, Azerbaijan and Kyrgyzstan.
Turkey was represented at the meeting by the commander of the Gendarmerie Bekir Kalyoncu.
Mongolia's commander of the Gendarmerie could not attend the meeting due to adverse weather conditions.
The establishment of Eurasian Military Status Law Enforcement Agency was officially declared at the meeting.
The aim of the agency is to strengthen military cooperation between the Turkish speaking Republics.
The headquarters of the agency will be in Ankara.