GEORGIAN, ARMENIAN CHIEFS OF GEN STAFF DISCUSS DEFENCE COOP

ITAR-TASS
March 28, 2012 Wednesday 07:45 PM GMT+4
Russia

The chiefs of Georgian and Armenian Staffs, Devi Chankotadze and Yuri
Khachaturov, met on Wednesday to discuss prospects for the development
of bilateral cooperation.

According to the Georgian Defence Ministry, visiting the Armenian
chief of staff conferred with this Georgian counterpart for talks
on the military reform in Georgia and the development of defence
cooperation between the two countries.

"The parties also discussed the countries' participation in
international peacekeeping operations and the exchange of experience
in this field," the Georgian ministry said.

Khachaturov also visited the Academy of National Defence in Gori and
the training centre in Krtsanisi, Tbilisi's suburbs.




From: A. Papazian