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Major-General Patrick Hermesman visited JTEC

Commander of the Georgian Armed Forces, Lieutenant General Vladimir Chachibaia hosted the US Marine Corps Commander of Europe and Africa, Major-General Patrick Hermesman.

During his visit, Major-General Patrick Hermesman visited JTEC - Peacekeeping Operations Training Center and attended a pre-deployment training for the 13th Battalion's RSM mission. The US General spoke with representatives of the US Marines and Georgian soldiers in person and saw the locations where trainigs are held for the international mission.

Before leaving for the peacekeeping mission in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, the platoon-level 13th Light Infantry Battalion is undergoing training and is being trained by the US Marines along with Georgian instructors.