About Civil.ge
Eng | Geo | Rus
Last updated: 02:57 - 2 Aug.'14
 
RSS
Mobile
Twitter
Facebook
NATO Exercise Planned in Georgia
Civil Georgia, Tbilisi / 16 Apr.'09 / 12:26

NATO plans military exercises in Georgia in frames of Partnership for Peace programme from May 6 to June 1 to improve “interoperability between NATO and partner countries,” NATO said in a statement on April 15.

Cooperative Longbow-2009 will be command post exercise in crisis response operations at the multinational brigade level. A field training exercise, Cooperative Lancer-2009, will then follow to provide basic training on peace support operations at the battalion level, according to the NATO statement.

Exercises will be held in Vaziani military base, twenty kilometers east of Tbilisi, with participation of about 1,300 personnel from nineteen NATO and partner countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Serbia, Spain, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and the United States.

The statement also says that the planning for these exercises began in spring 2008.

Latest News
02 Aug.'14 02:57
Georgian, Azerbaijani Presidents Speak by Phone after Football Incident
Georgian PM had to release a statement reiterating friendship with Azerbaijan after the incident.
02 Aug.'14 00:25
Court Orders Pre-Trial Detention for Saakashvili in Absentia
Judge accepts motion asking for pre-trial detention of Saakashvili, Adeishvili and Kezerashvili.
01 Aug.'14 20:58
Court Hears Prosecutors' Motion for Pre-Trial Detention of Saakashvili in Absentia
Prosecution also seeks pre-trial detention in absentia for Adeishvili and Kezerashvili.
01 Aug.'14 20:15
President Holds NSC Session, Snubbed by PM
“I would have been glad if he had attended,” President said of PM.
01 Aug.'14 18:51
Parliament Rejects Supreme Court Nominees
President Margvelashvili said Parliament’s decision “absolutely incomprehensible.”
01 Aug.'14 16:28
Prosecution Seeks Pre-Trial Detention for Saakashvili in Absentia
Court hearing into prosecution’s motion is scheduled for Friday evening.
31 Jul.'14 23:59
More U.S. Senators Express Concern over Filing Charges Against Saakashvili
Two senators said Georgia “should be united in focusing on the future instead of litigating the past.”
31 Jul.'14 15:55
PM: Suspending Free Trade Agreement by Russia 'Not a Tragedy'
Govt members say no need to “dramatize” Russia’s decision.
31 Jul.'14 14:51
PM Pledges 'Objective, Transparent' Handling of Case Against Saakashvili
“Objective investigation will respond” Saakashvili, PM Garibashvili said.
31 Jul.'14 13:29
EU 'Takes Note with Concern' of Filing Criminal Charges Against Saakashvili
EU said it “will closely monitor these and other legal proceedings” against former govt members.

About Civil Georgia
Civil.Ge © 2001-2013, Daily News Online
Registered office: 2 Dolidze Str, 4-th Floor.
55