Turkey and Azerbaijan have completed the winter 2014 military exercises near the Armenian border, the Turkish General Staff has announced on its website.

The General Staff announced that the exercises were held between Feb. 18 and 20 on the Akbaba polygon, in the province of Kars, located on the border with Armenia.

According to the statement issued Feb. 24, the aim of the exercises was to strengthen military cooperation between the two countries and share information and experience.