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Georgia’s Ministry of Defence released statement on Georgian serviceman inured in Afghanistan
Publish Time: 2017-09-11 18:05:00
The Georgia’s Ministry of Defence released an official statement regarding the Georgian serviceman, who was inured in Afghanistan.According to statement Georgian military serviceman Zaur Komakhidze, involved in the Resolute Support mission has been injured as a result of explosion. ‘Military serviceman of the infantry battalion of the 23rd infantry brigade Corporal Zaur Komakhidze has been injured as a result of the recent blast 5 kms afar from the Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan. Soft traumas are observed. His health is not under any threat. The injured has been hospitalized for all necessary medical examinations. He will be discharged tomorrow,’ reads the statement. 
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Multinational military exercises at Orpholo Polygon
Publish Time: 2017-09-10 12:13:00
Multinational military exercises has started at Orpholo Polygon in Akhaltsikhe. American armored vehicles have moved from Poti Sea Port to the military base. More than 1,500 soldiers from 7 countries participate in international military training.Military training will be completed on September 11, 2017.Lika Alelishvili works on Orpholo Polygon. 
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Military exercises started at Orpholo Polygon
Update Time: 2017-09-03 21:34:00
Multinational military exercises has started at Orpholo Polygon in Akhaltsikhe. American armored vehicles have moved from Poti Sea Port to the military base. More than 1,500 soldiers from 7 countries participate in international military training.Military training will be completed on September 11, 2017.
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1,500 soldiers from 7 countries - military exercises at Orpholo Polygon
Publish Time: 2017-09-03 16:08:00
Multinational military exercises has started at Orpholo Polygon in Akhaltsikhe. American armored vehicles have moved from Poti Sea Port to the military base. More than 1,500 soldiers from 7 countries participate in international military training.Military training will be completed on September 11, 2017.Lika Alelishvili works on Orpholo Polygon. 
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Multinational military exercises started at Orpholo Polygon
Publish Time: 2017-09-03 12:10:00
Multinational military exercises has started at Orpholo Polygon in Akhaltsikhe. American armored vehicles have moved from Poti Sea Port to the military base. More than 1,500 soldiers from 7 countries participate in international military training. Military training will be completed on September 11, 2017. Lika Alelishvili works on Orpholo Polygon. 
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Agile Spirit military training to begin
Publish Time: 2017-09-01 16:19:00
The multinational military training Agile Spirit 2017 will begin on September 3. American soldiers arrived in Georgia and left for Orpholo polygon. The scenario of the military training is based on attack-defense and stability operations. 
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Armed Forces may become involved in firefighting works
Publish Time: 2017-08-23 12:22:00
Armed forces may become involved in firefighting works in Borjomi Gorge upon necessity. The Georgian parliament will discuss the issue during the extraordinary session. Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili applied to president regarding use of soldiers on August 22. 
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Multinational military exercise Noble Partner 2017 completed
Publish Time: 2017-08-12 16:43:00
The multinational military exercise Noble Partner 2017 has come to an end. The demonstration exercise was held at Vaziani firing range. Military servicemen from NATO member and partner countries participated in the training. Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili, Defense Minister Levan Izoria, Head of General Staff Vladimer Chachibaia, U.S. Army G3 Head, Brigade General Timothy Doherty and representatives of diplomatic corps accredited in Georgia attended the ceremony. “Strength through Partnership” is the core message of multinational exercise Noble Partner 2017, which was hosted by Georgia for the third time.Noble Partner 2017 aimed to improve skills in stability and combat operations, increase the interoperability of the United States, Great Britain, Georgia and partner countries, increase combat capabilities of the NATO Response Force (NRF) and interoperability of its units.This time, the exercise was conducted in the largest scale and involved eight NATO member and partner countries: Georgia, USA, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Turkey, Slovenia, Armenia and Ukraine. The active phase of Noble Partner 2017 will be concluded with demonstrative exercise at the 11th shooting range in Vaziani on the 12th of August.
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Closing ceremony of Noble Partner – 2017
Publish Time: 2017-08-12 16:05:00
The closing ceremony of international military training Noble Partner – 2017 was held at Vaziani military base. President Giorgi Margvelashvili and Defense Minister Levan Izoria attended the ceremony. Invited guests paid tribute to the memory of soldiers, who died while performance of their duties with observing the minute of silence. Soldiers from US, Georgia and six other countries undergone through the training together. The third Noble Partner exercises began on July 30. The annual U.S. Army Europe-led exercise was hosted by Vaziani and Camp Norio training areas in Georgia. Armenia, Germany, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine and the United Kingdom also participated. The goal of Noble Partner 2017 is to support the training, evaluation and eventual certification of Georgia’s second light infantry company contribution to the NATO Response Force (NRF) for 2017. Although Georgia is not a member of NATO, it and other NATO partners voluntarily contribute to the NRF. 
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Closing ceremony of Noble Partner – 2017
Publish Time: 2017-08-12 12:05:00
The closing ceremony of international military training Noble Partner – 2017 is being held at Vaziani military base. President Giorgi Margvelashvili and Defense Minister Levan Izoria are attending the ceremony. Soldiers from the United States, Georgia and six other countries trained together starting July 30 to August 12 in the third Noble Partner exercises. The annual U.S. Army Europe-led exercise was hosted by Vaziani and Camp Norio training areas in Georgia. Armenia, Germany, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine and the United Kingdom also participated. The goal of Noble Partner 2017 is to support the training, evaluation and eventual certification of Georgia’s second light infantry company contribution to the NATO Response Force (NRF) for 2017. Although Georgia is not a member of NATO, it and other NATO partners voluntarily contribute to the NRF. 
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Combined shooting training – Noble Partner 2017 continues
Update Time: 2017-08-09 18:02:00
Noble Partner 2017 military training continues. Combined shooting training took place at Vaziani base. Georgian T-72 tank, American Abrams and Bradley Fighting vehicles were involved in the training. Levan Izoria, Minister of Defense and Head of Joint Staff of Georgian Armed Forces attended the training. 
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Strength is in the partnership - Noble Partner 2017 continues
Publish Time: 2017-08-06 20:10:00
The strength is in the partnership - the military servicemen involved in multinational training Noble Partner are sending the regarding message to the world.Large-scale, international training Noble Partner 2017 continues in Georgia. Service members from the United States, Georgia and six other participating nations are training together July 30 to Aug. 12 during the third iteration of exercise Noble Partner. The annual U.S. Army Europe-led exercise is hosted at the Vaziani and Camp Norio training areas in Georgia. Armenia, Germany, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine and the United Kingdom are also participating.
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Body of Georgian soldier killed in Afghanistan repatriated to Georgia - Mourning ceremony at the airport
Publish Time: 2017-08-06 20:05:00
The body of Georgian soldier, Junior Sergeant Mdinari Bebiashvili, 25, who was killed during the attack on Bagram airfield in Afghanistan, has been repatriated to Georgia today. A special flight of the US Air Force brought the body of a killed soldier.  Mourning ceremony was held at the airport. The representatives of the government and citizens were present at the airport during the repatriation ceremony. The body of Georgian soldier will be transferred to his native village -Martotubani. Bebiashvili is the 32nd Georgian soldier killed during performance of his duties. This was the third peaceful mission for the Georgian soldier. He had served in Georgian Armed Forces since 2010. Bebiashvili has been killed in an attack during joint motorized patrolling in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Three military servicemen of the Georgian Armed Forces, participating in the Resolute Support mission, were also injured in the attack. 
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Health condition of Georgian soldiers injured in Afghanistan is satisfactory
Publish Time: 2017-08-05 12:11:00
The health condition of 2 Georgian soldiers injured in an attack on Bagram airfield in Afghanistan is satisfactory. They were operated on at hospital of the military base and will continue medical treatment in Germany. Corporal Gega Kharshiladze has already been discharged from hospital.The body of Georgian soldier, Junior Sergeant Mdinari Bebiashvili, 25, who was killed during the attack on Bagram airfield in Afghanistan, will be repatriated to Georgia on Sunday, August 6. Bebiashvili is the 32nd Georgian soldier killed during performance of his duties. State flags were lowered today at the building of Georgian Defense Ministry. This was the third peaceful mission for the Georgian soldier. He had served in Georgian Armed Forces since 2010.   
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Dead body of Georgian soldier killed in Afghanistan to be brought to Georgia on August 6
Publish Time: 2017-08-04 20:05:00
The body of Georgian soldier, Junior Sergeant Mdinari Bebiashvili, 25, who was killed during the attack on Bagram airfield in Afghanistan, will be repatriated to Georgia on Sunday, August 6. Bebiashvili is the 32nd Georgian soldier killed during performance of his duties. State flags were lowered today at the building of Georgian Defense Ministry. This was the third peaceful mission for the Georgian soldier. He had served in Georgian Armed Forces since 2010. Georgian Defense Minister Levan Izoria arrived in Martotubani village, Zestaphoni district of Imereti region and offered condolence to the family of the deceased soldier. Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili, Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili and Chairman of Parliament Irakli Kobakhidze also expressed condolence in statements. Bebiashvili has been killed in an attack during joint motorized patrolling in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Three military servicemen of the Georgian Armed Forces, participating in the Resolute Support mission, were also injured in the attack. One of them, Captain Mikheil Gvindjishvili, was seriously injured, while two others have less serious injuries. All three of them are being treated in the aviation base hospital.
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Body of Georgian soldier killed in Afghanistan to be repatriated on August 6
Publish Time: 2017-08-04 16:05:00
The body of Georgian soldier Mdinari Bebiashvili, 25, who was killed during the attack on Bagram airfield in Afghanistan, will be repatriated to Georgia on August 6. Georgian Defense Minister Levan Izoria arrived in Martotubani village, Zestaphoni district of Imereti region and offered condolence to the family of the deceased soldier. Bebiashvili has been killed in an attack during joint motorized patrolling in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Three military servicemen of the Georgian Armed Forces, participating in the Resolute Support mission, were also injured in the attack. One of them, Captain Mikheil Gvindjishvili, was seriously injured, while two others have less serious injuries. All three of them are being treated in the aviation base hospital.
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Chairman of Parliament makes comment about death of Georgian soldier in Afghanistan
Publish Time: 2017-08-04 11:57:00
Irakli Kobakhidze, chairman of parliament commented about death Georgian soldier Mdinari Bebiashvili, 25, killed during the attack on Bagram airfield in Afghanistan.“He was defending the world and first of all, security of Georgia in one of the hottest places – Afghanistan. This is a loss for his family, Georgian armed forces and Georgia. The fact is the gravest tragedy for our country for which life of every citizen is valuable,” Kobakhidze said. Bebiashvili has been killed in an attack during joint motorized patrolling in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Three military servicemen of the Georgian Armed Forces, participating in the Resolute Support mission, were also injured in the attack. One of them, Captain Mikheil Gvindjishvili, was seriously injured, while two others have less serious injuries. All three of them are being treated in the aviation base hospital.
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President offers condolence to family of killed Georgian soldier
Publish Time: 2017-08-04 11:08:00
President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili expresses deep sorrow over the death of junior sergeant Mdinari Bebiashvili in the attack of Bagram airfield in Afghanistan. "I bow to each person who serves our homeland, who has lost his life, who is separated from his family. I express my gratitude to them on behalf of the citizens of Georgia," the statement says.According to Presidential Administration, Giorgi Margvelashvili offers sympathy to the family of the Georgian junior sergeant, friends and his co-fighters.A Georgian soldier, Mdinari Bebiashvili, has been killed in an attack during joint motorized patrolling in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Three military servicemen of the Georgian Armed Forces, participating in the Resolute Support mission, were also injured in the attack. One of them, Captain Mikheil Gvindjishvili, was seriously injured, while two others have less serious injuries. All three of them are being treated in the aviation base hospital.
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Prime Minister expresses sorrow over death of Georgian soldier in Afghanistan
Publish Time: 2017-08-04 11:01:00
Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili expresses sorrow over the death of a Georgian soldier in Afghanistan and wishes the injured soldiers to recover soon. "I express my deep sorrow over the death of the junior sergeant of the 23rd Infantry Battalion of the II Infantry Brigade of the Georgian Armed Forces participating in the Resolute Support mission during the attack in Afghanistan. I share the greatest pain of her family and friends. This is a pain of each of us.Our three soldiers were also injured in the attack - Captain Mikheil Gvirjishvili, senior lieutenant Giga Khakhutashvili and corporal Gela Kharshiladze, who are being treated at the hospital. I wish them to recover soon," Kvirikashvili says in the statement.A Georgian soldier, Mdinari Bebiashvili, has been killed in an attack during joint motorized patrolling in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Three military servicemen of the Georgian Armed Forces, participating in the Resolute Support mission, were also injured in the attack. One of them, Captain Mikheil Gvindjishvili, was seriously injured, while two others have less serious injuries. All three of them are being treated in the aviation base hospital.
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Suicide attack hits NATO convoy in Kandahar
Publish Time: 2017-08-04 10:56:00
Two US soldiers have been killed by a suicide bomber who targeted a convoy of foreign forces in Afghanistan's southern province of Kandahar, according to security officials.NATO confirmed in a statement the convoy was targeted on Wednesday in an attack that did "cause casualties." “At around noon a car bomb targeted a convoy of foreign forces in Daman area of Kandahar," Zia Durrani, Kandahar province's police spokesman, said on Wednesday, as reported by Al Jazeera.A US Pentagon spokesman confirmed that at least two casualties were US soldiers. "Two US service members were killed in action in Kandahar, Afghanistan, when their convoy came under attack," Navy Captain Jeff Davis said. "US Forces Afghanistan will provide additional information as it becomes available."Qari Yusuf Ahmadi, a Taliban spokesman, claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it took place near an Afghan intelligence quick reaction force base in the Shor Andam area of Daman district.
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