The 43rd Battalion Completed Pre-deployemnt Trainings for Afghanistan
21 February 2019

By the end of the pre-deployment training for Afghanistan the 43rd Battalion of IV Mechanized Brigade of the Georgian Defense Forces held the demonstrative exercise. Together with the US Marines the Georgian soldiers carried out various operations including evacuation of the wounded soldier, motorized patrol, security tasks and other missions. According to the evaluation of the instructors the unit performed all tasks successfully.   

Within the pre-deployment training the 43rd Battalion will undergo final exercises in Germany and after that launch peacekeeping mission in Afghanistan.   

Commander of East Command of Defense Forces, Colonel Alexander Kiknadze, Commander of Training and Military Education, Colonel Grigol Chelidze and Commander of IV Mechanized Brigade, LTC Zurab Khvichia attended the demonstrative training.   

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