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Georgia and U.S. discuss issues of military cooperation

Georgia and U.S. discuss issues of military cooperation

Georgian Minister of Defense Juansher Burchuladze spoke by phone with Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III, according to the statement posted on the U.S. Department of Defense Office's website. Both leaders noted the strength …

Georgian army sets off for Central African Republic mission

Georgian army sets off for Central African Republic mission

Georgian peacekeepers from a National Guard unit set off for their tour of duty in the European Union's Central African Republic mission on Wednesday, marking the latest deployment of servicemembers from Georgia in the effort. …

Georgia to bring its military bases up to NATO standards

Georgia to bring its military bases up to NATO standards

Georgian authorities are beginning to repair military bases in order to bring the infrastructure up to the NATO standards, the press service of the Ministry of Defense of the republic informs. "Infrastructure projects start at the …

Levan Izoria starts his visit to Azerbaijan

Levan Izoria starts his visit to Azerbaijan

Georgian Minister of Defense Levan Izoria has arrived in Azerbaijan’s Gabala city to attend the trilateral meeting of ministers of defense of Azerbaijan, Turkey, and Georgia, the press service of …

Izoria and Rood discuss defense cooperation

Izoria and Rood discuss defense cooperation

Georgian Defense Minister Levan Izoria, being on a visit in the U.S., met with Under Secretary of Defense for Policy John Rood. Strategic partnership issues and future cooperation plans were discussed …

Military aerodrome to be built at Vaziani base

Military aerodrome to be built at Vaziani base

Georgia intends to build a military aerodrome at the Vaziani military base near Tbilisi, Georgian Defence Minister Levan Izoria said following the talks with a commander of the United States Transportation …

Georgia sends new peacekeepers to Afghanistan  

Georgia sends new peacekeepers to Afghanistan  

According to the Georgian Defense Ministry, a rotation of the Georgian peacekeepers present in Afghanistan in the framework of the Resolute Support Mission was carried out today. The reinforced company of the 4th mechanized brigade replaced the …

Georgian army's unit graduates from defence program

Georgian army's unit graduates from defence program

Georgia’s armed forces boast the first unit trained within their "most ambitious program”, as officials and military commanders celebrated the graduation of the first battalion of the Georgia Defence Readiness Program. …

 Azerbaijan and Georgia sign military cooperation plan

Azerbaijan and Georgia sign military cooperation plan

Azerbaijani Defense Minister Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov and Georgian Defense Minister Levan Izoria signed a plan of bilateral cooperation for 2018 at the meeting in Baku, the press service of Georgian Defense …

 NATO exercises in Georgia start on July 30

NATO exercises in Georgia start on July 30

NATO's multinational military exercise 'Noble Partner - 2017' will start in Georgia on July 30 and last until August 12. The exercises at the military base in Vaziani near Tbilisi will be joined by the armed forces of eight countries …

Georgian soldiers to participate in NATO drills

Georgian soldiers to participate in NATO drills

Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria will hold NATO drills Saber Guardian 2017 in the summer.  Hundred Georgian soldiers from the 12th Infantry Battalion Charlie will leave for Bulgaria and Romania in mid-July to take part in a …

Azerbaijan,Turkey and Georgia to sign defence deal

Azerbaijan,Turkey and Georgia to sign defence deal

The Ministers of Defence of Azerbaijan,Turkey and Georgia will sign a defence deal in Batumi, the press service of the Georgian Defence Ministry said. The agreement was revealed by the Minister of Defence of Georgia Levan Izoria …