Command and Staff Exercise Storm 2021 is over. Minister of Defence Juansher Burchuladze and Commander of the Defence Forces, Major General Giorgi Matiashvili attended the live fire training held at the final stage of the exercise at the Vaziani shooting range.
According to the simulated scenario, the tactical group of the 41st Battalion Alpha of the IV Mechanized Brigade carried out combined combat shooting against the enemy.
Minister of Defence of Georgia took part in the live fire exercise. Juansher Burchuladze fired from a tank, anti-tank weapon and U.S. M2A1 machine gun belonging to the Defence Forces.
Storm 2021 was organized by the Eastern Command of the Georgian Defence Forces. The exercises were led by the Eastern Commander, Brigadier General Roland Dzneladze and involved all units of the command. The purpose of the military exercises was to plan and execute military operations by the Eastern Command headquarters and the headquarters of the subordinate units in the conditions close to the combat environment.
Storm 2021 was a preparatory exercise for the inter-agency Command and Staff Exercise "Didgori 2021" scheduled for November.