Military
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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20 February, 2014
20 February, 2014
The EU has asked Georgia to contribute to its military mission in the Central African Republic, Georgian Defense Minister Irakli Alasania said. Georgia currently has 1,560 soldiers in Afghanistan, making the country the fifth largest contributor to the ISAF mission after the U.S., UK, Germany and Italy.On February 16 Agence France-Presse (AFP), also citing European diplomats, reported that Georgia could supply up to 100 troops.
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19 February, 2014
19 February, 2014
Georgia’s Defence Ministry continues to improve social conditions for military servicemen. Today 17 military families received new flats in the Varketili Military Town.
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15 February, 2014
15 February, 2014
Wounded military servicemen returned to their homeland from the USA this morning.
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14 February, 2014
14 February, 2014
A delegation from Georgia’s Ministry of Defence led by Minister of Defence Irakli Alasania visited the U.S. military base “Hohefelse” in Germany.
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11 February, 2014
11 February, 2014
The presentation of Georgian-made armor helmets and armor vests was held at the military base of Special Operations Forces. Minister of Defence of Georgia Irakli Alasania
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06 February, 2014
06 February, 2014
50 military servicemen of the Engineering and Construction Battalion of the Engineering Brigade of GAF visited Mikheil Tumanishvili Film Actors Theatre.
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30 January, 2014
30 January, 2014
In tandem with TbilAviaMsheni, the military-scientific technical center Delta has just presented another modification of the Didgori armored vehicle created for the sole purpose of ensuring communication among military units. The shape of the new Didgori does not differ much from that of previous versions, but the sharp-eyed will remark the peculiar rear of the vehicle, and different radio antennas rather than weapons on the roof.
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29 January, 2014
29 January, 2014
State Military Scientific-Technical Centre “DELTA” hosted guests for the presentation of new military equipment – Communication Vehicle.
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20 January, 2014
20 January, 2014
Georgian troops serving in the ISAF mission in Afghanistan celebrated the Orthodox Epiphany at the Leatherneck base
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16 January, 2014
16 January, 2014
Defense Minister Irakli Alasania and Joint Staff Chief Maj. Gen. Vakhtang Kapanadze inspected a planned training event for Green Berets special forces at the Vaziani Military Polygon on Thursday.
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14 January, 2014
14 January, 2014
Defense Minister Irakli Alasania celebrated the old calendar New Year on January 14 alongside service members of the 5th Infantry Brigade in Gori.
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10 January, 2014
10 January, 2014
Joint Staff Chief Maj. Gen. Vakhtang Kapanadze met his Afghan counterpart as part of his official visit to the republic.
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