Military
21 August, 2014
21 August, 2014
A Georgian trooper stationed in Afghanistan was named the best soldier of the week. According to Georgia’s Ministry of Defense, a soldier in service of intelligence battalion
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17 July, 2014
17 July, 2014
Georgian armed forces are involved in a peacekeeping mission operated under the EU aegis. Soldiers of one of the infantry battalions of Georgia have already departed
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03 July, 2014
03 July, 2014
It’s already five years since the Georgian militaries, included in the NATO structures, have been fighting for the Alliance.
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18 June, 2014
18 June, 2014
Georgian-American forces held a joint drill “Agile Spirit 2014” at Vaziani polygon.
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18 June, 2014
18 June, 2014
Jules Run, a head chef of British Armed Forces, visited Georgia’s Ministry of Defense. The purpose of the British officer’s visit is to share his experience in preparing food
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11 June, 2014
11 June, 2014
“I will explain again, for the benefit of the slow-witted: what we negotiate about is our country’s defense system and it has nothing to do with anti-missile defense” – declared Irakli Alasania
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07 June, 2014
07 June, 2014
“There is no bigger source of pride for me than to stand before you as this country’s Minister of Defense” – said Irakli Alasania, Georgia’s Minister of Defense, in his speech to Georgian soldiers
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01 May, 2014
01 May, 2014
Georgia’s Minister of Defense is currently on a business trip to the United States. Irakli Alasania started his trip with a visit to Peter Harsh Prosthetics Center in San Diego, where he met Georgian soldiers
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26 April, 2014
26 April, 2014
Deputy Ministers of Defence, Justice, Education and Science visited Tbilisi Public School №87.
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02 April, 2014
02 April, 2014
Georgia’s Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili is currently at the 2nd Brigade of Ministry of Defense in Senaki. Georgia’s Minister of Defense, Irakli Alasania acts the Prime Minister.
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20 March, 2014
20 March, 2014
The military servicemen of Georgia’s Armed Forces are ready to deploy to Afghanistan.
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15 March, 2014
15 March, 2014
Georgian artillerists celebrated their 21st anniversary today. The solemn ceremony dedicated to Artillery Day was held at the military base of I Artillery Brigade in Vaziani.
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14 March, 2014
14 March, 2014
Georgian Special Operations Forces training is underway at Vaziani military base. President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili, Defence Minister Irakli Alasania and Chief of General Staff
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12 March, 2014
12 March, 2014
The military servicemen of 31st Battalion deployed for the ISAF mission in Afghanistan held an exhibition of their own paintings and hand-made works
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11 March, 2014
11 March, 2014
Georgian military servicemen gained a Gold Medal in the Paralympics style competition in the USA.
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11 March, 2014
11 March, 2014
Military servicemen of the 31st battalion conducted a clearing operation dubbed "Griffon III" in the village of North Muhamabad in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.
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10 March, 2014
10 March, 2014
Georgia’s Defence Ministry continues to care for wounded military servicemen. With the support of the Georgian Government and the Prime Minister, the Defence Ministry sends military servicemen
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06 March, 2014
06 March, 2014
One hundred Georgian soldiers will be sent to the Central African Republic to participate in the EU peacekeeping mission there. Georgian soldiers will leave in May 2014 for six months. “As head of the Georgian armed forces, I believe we should participate in the mission, I appeal to the Parliament to support this issue,” President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili stated during his first annual report to the Parliament on 21 February. Both the parliamentary majority and minority voted in favor of sending troops. However, certain members of the non-parliamentary opposition have criticized the parliament’s decision.
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03 March, 2014
03 March, 2014
Wounded Georgian military servicemen traveled to the USA to participate in the Paralympics World Championship.
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27 February, 2014
27 February, 2014
Georgian helmet and armoured vest of Georgian Army

On 10 February, Special Forces staged a successful fire testing of armoured helmets and vests on the Vashlijvari shooting ground (located in a Tbilisi suburb). The Georgian products passed the test in presence of the Special Forces. The helmets withstood bullets shot from TT and Glock pistols at a five-meter distance. Interestingly, armoured vests managed to hold off bullets shot from an AKM automated rifle and even armour-piercing sniper SVD. The Georgian armoured helmets and vests proved to be superior.
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Other Stories
Alain Delon, among other honored guests, will be the host of a concert dedicated to Paata Burchuladze’s 60th jubilee in Tbilisi.
Tata Jashi started her ballet career in Germany; though, unfortunately, she had to give it up due to an injury…She was Angela Merkel’s favorite ballet dancer.
Zurab Japaridze, a National Movement leader, presented video footage at today’s press conference that depicts a conversation between a citizen and police officers.
Humans of Tbilisi has posted a photo of a unknown old man on its Facebook page. The description of the photo reads:
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The Ministry of Finance has produced a music video to commemorate International Customs Day. In this informative yet entertaining video clip the ministry calls on citizens to obey the norms provided by our custom’s legislation. The video has a fitting name – “You should customize”
Spring 2015 Couture Fashion Week has opened in Paris with Atelier Versace’s spectacular show featuring radiant colours and suggestive see-through dresses.
Youtube channel Home Cookery releases a video about how to make traditional Georgian dish Ghomi.
As Head of the Parliamentary Security Committee Irakli Sesiashvili told InterPressNews, the process of constructing a NATO-Georgia training center is not public information.
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