Juansher Burchuladze Visits NATO HQ in Brussels Minister of Defense of Georgia
12 October 2022

Juansher Burchuladze pays a visit to Brussels, the Kingdom of Belgium. On October 12-13 NATO HQ is hosting the Meetings of NATO Ministers of Defense. Prior to the Defense Ministerial program, the Georgian Defense Minister has already held meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg. Juansher Burchuladze will also attend Meeting of the Ukraine Defense Contact Group organized by the U.S. Department of Defense, where the participants will discuss current situation in Ukraine, the needs and capabilities of the country, future perspectives and ways allies and partner nations could help Ukraine. Bilateral meetings are also scheduled in the framework of the visit. Juansher Burchuladze will meet the Chairman of the NATO Military Committee, Admiral Rob Bauer. The sides will talk about the current security challenges, the ways how to enhance NATO interoperability for the purpose of strengthening Georgia’s defensive capabilities and intensify NATO-Georgia practical cooperation. Minister of Defense of Georgia will also meet with the Assistant Secretary General for Intelligence and Security, David Cattler.