Georgia’s air defenses

Georgia’s defense minister says new anti-aircraft system is on schedule

By | April 9th, 2015|Categories: Security|Tags: , |

Mindia Janelidze. (Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Georgian Defense Minister Mindia Janelidze explained in parliament Wednesday that a defense deal with France has not been put on hold. His predecessor Irakli Alasania accused the government of halting the planned installation of new air […]

Dismissed defense minister ‘told not to sign air defense agreement’

By | March 26th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Irakli Alasania. (Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili, former Defense Minister Irakli Alasania and his successor Mindia Janelidze on Wednesday accused each other of lying about a treaty Alasania signed in France in 2014 shortly before his dismissal. The treaty […]

The U.S. to bolster Georgia’s air defenses

By | September 14th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

TBILISI, DFWatch – The United States is to send military advisors to Georgia to help the country strengthen its air defense systems. Obama is sending a group of military engineers to Georgia in September for this purpose. The bolstering of Georgia’s air defenses […]