Israeli Defence Minister visits Georgia for the first time

12 Sep 2018 - 21:34

  • Levan Izoria  has hosted his Israeli counterpart  in the Ministry of Defence of Georgia today. Photo: The Ministry of Defence of Georgia, 12 Sep 2018 - 21:34, Tbilisi,Georgia

Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman has visited Georgia for the first time today.

Georgia and Israel have signed an official document that will strengthen defence cooperation between the two countries, Georgian Defence Minister Levan Izoria stated.

 The ministers signed the agreement about cooperation between the two countries. Photo: The Ministry Defence of Georgia

Lieberman has also expressed willingness to share Israel’s experience in developing a military reserve system and cybersecurity with Georgia.

After the official meeting Liberman visited the Mukhatgverdi Brotherhood Cemetery and payed tribute to soldiers who lost their lives in the 2008 Russian-Georgian war

Israeli Defence Minister at Mukhadgverdi brotherhood cemetery today. Photo: The Ministry Defence of Georgia

Avigdor Lieberman will also meet with Georgian Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze during his visit.