Tank Men Day
2 May 2015
The Georgian Armed Forces has celebrated the Tank Man Day. On the occasion of this day the solemn ceremony was held at the armored centre in Akhaltsikhe today.
The event participants held one minute’s silence in remembrance of soldiers perished during the August war 2008 and paid tribute to their honor. Later an awarding ceremony continued today’s event.
Successful servants were granted letters of commendation; 8 military servicemen were invested with money awards.
The demonstrative review of armored vehicles was held at the end of the ceremony. Today’s event was attended by the military personnel, representatives of the local municipality and clergy. 
Georgia has been celebrating a professional day of Tank Man since August 10, 1992.