Official visit of the Commander of the Italian Defense Forces to Georgia

The Commander of the Italian Defense Forces, General Enzo Vecharelli is paying an official visit to Georgia . The Italian General was met by the Minister of Defense of Georgia Juansher Burchuladze. The Minister thanked General Enzo Vecharelli for his unwavering support on the part of Italy on the path to Georgia’s sovereignty, territorial integrity and NATO membership. The meeting highlighted Georgia’s aspirations for NATO and EU integration and the active efforts of the Italian defense segment in terms of Georgia’s defense capabilities and development by NATO standards….

…The issues of deepening military cooperation between the two countries were discussed by the generals in a face-to-face meeting, followed by an extended meeting between the parties, which was attended by the Chiefs of General Staff of the Defense Forces and members of the Italian delegation. The meeting focused on various activities of bilateral military cooperation, NATO-Georgia cooperation, joint participation in large-scale multinational exercises and more….

Within the framework of the visit, the Italian delegation will also visit the NATO-Georgia Joint Training and Assessment Center (JTEC).