Colonel Ioseb Nikoleishvili will be commanding the 20th Cadre Brigade of National Guard based in Telavi. The official transfer of authority ceremony was held at the Cadre Brigade. In his address, Minister of Defence highlighted the reform process at the National Guard and wished the Colonel a successful military career.
According to Levan Izoria, under the new concept on the reserve, from the second half of 2018, the first stage of reserve recruitment will take place.
Chief of the General Staff of the GAF Major General Vladimir Chachibaia addressed the military personnel of the Brigade and thanked the former Brigade Commander Colonel David Badurashvili for his dedicated service in the Armed Forces.
State Governor Irakli Kadagishvili and other invited guests attended the ceremony in Kakheti region.