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Noble Partner - 2017 international drills will be held in Georgia

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About 2,8, thousands of military personnel from eight NATO countries and alliance partner countries will take part in the Noble Partner 2017 multinational exercise (“Worthy Partner - 2017”) at the bases of the Georgian Ministry of Defense near Tbilisi from July 30 to August 12, reports LOOK


Exercises of this type will be held in Georgia for the third year in a row. For the first time, German Boxer armored personnel carriers will be involved in them. American will also apply Tanks "Abrams" and infantry fighting vehicles "Bradley" and "Strikers". An American military aircraft of the S-130 type will be involved in the exercises.

Noble Partner - 2017 international drills will be held in Georgia


Elements of interaction between NATO military and partners in defensive and offensive operations will be developed.

Military personnel from Germany, the USA, Ukraine, Georgia, Great Britain, Turkey, Armenia and Slovenia will take part in the exercises.

We remind you that the next NATO maneuvers in 2016 took place from 11 to 26 in May near Tbilisi, with the involvement of military personnel near 1300 (650 - from the USA, 500 - from Georgia, 150 - from the UK). The Noble Partner 2016 drills also involved the American M1A2 Abrams and the M2 Bradley infantry fighting vehicles, as well as the equipment of the Georgian armed forces - T-72 tanks and the BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicles.

Since 2015, a joint training center has been operating at the Vaziani military base near Tbilisi to work out the combat engagement of the military of Georgia and NATO. Here, with the 2011 of the year, the Agile Spirit ("Agile Spirit") summer command and staff exercises are also held annually with the participation of allied member states. However, the first official unit of the NATO Response Force appeared in Georgia only after the end of last year’s Noble Partner-2016 exercise. The rapid reaction force, which the Georgian leadership has been dreaming of for more than two years, is the multinational part of NATO formed in 2002.

In 2015, the alliance announced plans to create command centers for rapid reaction forces in six countries of Eastern Europe - in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Poland and Bulgaria. Now Georgia has appeared in the list (perhaps, the de facto command post has already been created here).
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  1. The black
    The black 17 July 2017 16: 43
    +9
    I remember the Georgians a few years ago, after the same exercises, they began to think that they are very cool peppers .... as it turned out, they were very mistaken smile... so, of course, this is a matter of learning, if only then they wouldn’t have to choke on their ties againsmile
    1. DEPARTMENT
      DEPARTMENT 17 July 2017 16: 48
      +5
      In August 2008, these were the exercises! They almost took Tbilisi, Medvedev was frightened of the responsibility to take on himself .. Maybe we can hold it again, but the Georgians ..? soldier
      1. cniza
        cniza 17 July 2017 17: 03
        +4
        Now Georgia has also appeared on the list (perhaps a de facto command post has already been created here).


        And even earlier than in the Baltic states.
        1. pjastolov
          pjastolov 17 July 2017 17: 10
          +7
          And even earlier than in the Baltic states.
          and after 2008 - ties were brought to the warehouse of NZ laughing
          1. cniza
            cniza 17 July 2017 17: 12
            +4
            There is an inexhaustible supply.
            1. pjastolov
              pjastolov 17 July 2017 17: 15
              +6
              inexhaustible stock.
              indigestion guaranteed laughing
              1. cniza
                cniza 17 July 2017 17: 25
                +3
                Yeah, obstruction.
      2. siberalt
        siberalt 17 July 2017 17: 05
        +2
        Now many Georgians are cursing Russia for not entering Tbilisi.
        1. Smog
          Smog 17 July 2017 17: 08
          +5
          Quote: siberalt
          Georgians curse Russia for not entering Grozny.

          Terrible ?????????
          1. siberalt
            siberalt 17 July 2017 17: 09
            +2
            Thanks, corrected!
            1. Smog
              Smog 17 July 2017 17: 10
              +5
              Quote: siberalt
              Thanks, corrected!

              good hi
        2. pjastolov
          pjastolov 17 July 2017 17: 11
          +5
          for not entering Grozny.
          why go to Grozny? recourse
      3. _MaX_
        _MaX_ 17 July 2017 17: 07
        +2
        Quote: DEPARTMENT
        In August 2008, these were the exercises! They almost took Tbilisi

        The Russian army (the second most powerful in the world) was able to overcome the efforts of the Georgian, well, it was straight bent over the knee. Why so much joy.
        The victory showed that the Russian army still exists, but the region remained in the sphere of influence of the United States.
        Well, as it were, the people conduct joint exercises. Rather, it continues to carry out. Changing shoes to NATO standards, finally identifying itself as a country integrated into the orbit of the forces of the Western Alliance.
        1. Vladimirets
          Vladimirets 17 July 2017 17: 23
          +4
          Quote: _MaX_
          the region remained in the sphere of influence of the United States.

          Here, after all, from which side to look, yes, formally Russia fought with Georgia, but in fact it was the United States who fought with Russia by other people. Instructors, weapons, equipment, tasks, etc.
          Quote: _MaX_
          Changing shoes to NATO standards

          A few couples have already changed their shoes, they still can’t finish it.
          Quote: _MaX_
          a country integrated into the orbit of the forces of the Western Alliance.

          What a passage, already breathtaking.
          1. Mystery12345
            Mystery12345 17 July 2017 17: 40
            0
            and so ... children's perversions are over, let's talk about the adult: * what can rodents offer us this season? didn’t call a neighbor with a sister to take tinctures with him to drink, they considered it an honor. Finns are the same Russians as Russians with Ukrainians ... and everyone is close ... we are afraid of ourselves ... LIVING NEEDS PEOPLE! AND EVERYTHING !!!
          2. DEPARTMENT
            DEPARTMENT 17 July 2017 17: 42
            +2
            Thanks Vladimirovets for support .. (did not expect ..) hi Your answer is brilliant and there is nothing to add!
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            1. Vladimirets
              Vladimirets 17 July 2017 18: 25
              +2
              Quote: _MaX_
              Well, this is how Russia is at war with Ukraine

              Quote: _MaX_
              You flatter yourself

              You flatter yourself in Ukraine. yes
            2. DEPARTMENT
              DEPARTMENT 17 July 2017 18: 50
              +1
              Quote: _MaX_
              actual - this is when the United States, using its own weapons and equipment, would fight with Russia (Abrams, F-18, Marines all things)

              The United States is afraid of fighting openly with us, but they are masters with other hands ... It didn’t work with Georgia, they set Ukraine on fire and I think they’ll come up with something soon (for example, in Kazakhstan, etc., but there have already been attempts ..)
              And you are a provocateur Maksik, I feel such immediately! Go on, I'm very interested .. hi
            3. VOENOBOZ
              VOENOBOZ 17 July 2017 19: 12
              +1
              So they are at war with all the weak, although they are wrecked by the DPRK.
      4. Aimpoint
        Aimpoint 17 July 2017 18: 19
        0
        After such statements here we are branded killers ....
      5. Yalquzaq1
        Yalquzaq1 17 July 2017 19: 58
        0
        I propose to comrade the Department Armenia to dissuade from participation, although they recently just a few days ago also participated in NATO exercises in Romania with the Americans and Ukraine. Disorder wassat .
        1. DEPARTMENT
          DEPARTMENT 17 July 2017 20: 09
          +2
          Quote: Yalquzaq1
          I propose to comrade the Department Armenia to dissuade from participation, although they recently just a few days ago also participated in NATO exercises in Romania with the Americans and Ukraine. Disorder wassat .

          Well, why .. Let them look and scout! We are not opposed, the Iskanders are on the battlefield and our base is in full combat! Azerbaijan, why didn’t you invite ..? What do you think
          Here is the same ... hi
          1. Yalquzaq1
            Yalquzaq1 17 July 2017 20: 14
            0
            Quote: DEPARTMENT
            Let them look and scout!

            Yes, yes, NATO is all stupid, some Armenians are cunning and you are a comrade bully
            hi
            1. DEPARTMENT
              DEPARTMENT 17 July 2017 20: 23
              +2
              Quote: Yalquzaq1
              Quote: DEPARTMENT
              Let them look and scout!

              Yes, yes, NATO is all stupid, some Armenians are cunning and you are a comrade bully
              hi

              Yes, leave me alone from Armenia ..! Well, they didn’t invite you, and they were so angry right away ... Putin and Trump approved everything ... There Israel is not invited to any exercises, so be proud! laughing
              1. Yalquzaq1
                Yalquzaq1 17 July 2017 20: 29
                0
                Quote: DEPARTMENT
                Yes, leave me alone from Armenia ..!

                You seem to have an “boss” Armenian at work laughing
                Yes, literally today in Armenia it was announced that no status will be assigned to the Russian language in Armenia (Strategic Ally), but they will learn English, learn all secrets in NATO and report to you wassat hi
                1. DEPARTMENT
                  DEPARTMENT 17 July 2017 20: 43
                  +2
                  Quote: Yalquzaq1
                  Quote: DEPARTMENT
                  Yes, leave me alone from Armenia ..!

                  You seem to have an “boss” Armenian at work laughing
                  Yes, literally today in Armenia it was announced that no status will be assigned to the Russian language in Armenia (Strategic Ally), but they will learn English, learn all secrets in NATO and report to you wassat hi

                  Armenia is too tough for you .. Let's calm down there! And we will agree on the account of Karabakh .. (peace treaty ..)
                  1. Yalquzaq1
                    Yalquzaq1 17 July 2017 20: 51
                    +1
                    Quote: DEPARTMENT
                    And we will agree

                    With Russia, I’m sure you can always agree on mutually beneficial terms, but with those you don’t hi
                    1. DEPARTMENT
                      DEPARTMENT 17 July 2017 21: 00
                      +1
                      Quote: Yalquzaq1
                      Quote: DEPARTMENT
                      And we will agree

                      With Russia, I’m sure you can always agree on mutually beneficial terms, but with those you don’t hi

                      And you have to ... hi Russia knows how to try, even the most implacable in its history ..
  2. Vladimirets
    Vladimirets 17 July 2017 16: 46
    +3
    "Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Poland and Bulgaria."

    Quite our "friends", wherever you spit. smile
    1. vovanpain
      vovanpain 17 July 2017 16: 53
      +8
      Military personnel from Germany, the USA, Ukraine, Georgia, Great Britain, Turkey, Armenia and Slovenia will take part in the exercises.

      Especially Armenia touches, the affectionate child of two queens sucks. repeat
      1. Vladimirets
        Vladimirets 17 July 2017 17: 01
        +3
        Quote: vovanpain
        affectionate child of two queens sucks.

        Throw out “Two queens” and get what this child does, when he grows up, opportunism is called. yes
        1. vovanpain
          vovanpain 17 July 2017 17: 08
          +7
          Quote: Vladimirets
          Two uterus "to throw out and get what this child does, when he grows up, adaptation is called.

          "Soyuznichki", members of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, the EAEU, stick a knife in the back and do not frown. They know very well against whom these teachings are directed, namely opportunism, fie. negative
          1. cniza
            cniza 17 July 2017 17: 11
            +2
            The main thing we do not have illusions about this and understand what can happen.
          2. Vladimirets
            Vladimirets 17 July 2017 17: 13
            +4
            Quote: vovanpain
            it is opportunism

            Quote: cniza
            The main thing we do not have illusions about this and understand what can happen

            On this side, even the position of Azerbaijan is more understandable and predictable.
          3. Smog
            Smog 17 July 2017 17: 14
            +5
            Quote: vovanpain
            Soyuznichki ", members of the CSTO, EAEU

            Yeah .... really soyuznichkiiiiiiiii ...........
            Quote: vovanpain
            stick a knife in the back and do not frown

            And easily. Just who then will reconcile them with Azerbaijan? Georgians? Or starry mattresses.?
            1. vovanpain
              vovanpain 17 July 2017 17: 16
              +6
              Quote: Smog
              And easily. Just who then will reconcile them with Azerbaijan? Georgians? Or starry mattresses.?

              Kostya, just everything, the Turks will be so quiet that they won’t think enough.
              1. Smog
                Smog 17 July 2017 17: 24
                +5
                Quote: vovanpain
                the Turks will die so

                So am I about that. We say Azerbaijan understand Turkey. More than 100 years passed, Turkish scimitars began to forget, but in vain !!!! Forgotten, the Armenians, as the Turks crucified their women on the crosses .... Well, well.
                1. pjastolov
                  pjastolov 17 July 2017 17: 55
                  +6
                  Kostya, do you remember?
                  1. Smog
                    Smog 17 July 2017 18: 08
                    +4
                    Quote: pjastolov
                    do you remember?

                    Volodya! You know, it seems that this was a long time ago and not true.
                    Well, according to one version of M. Kantaria, he hoisted the banner over the Reichstag with Egorov.
                    But when was it? Yes, such a country ..? Oh, the rulers ........
                    1. pjastolov
                      pjastolov 17 July 2017 18: 13
                      +5
                      Oh, the rulers ........

                      It is one
                2. vovanpain
                  vovanpain 17 July 2017 18: 03
                  +5
                  Quote: Smog
                  More than 100 years passed, Turkish scimitars began to forget, but in vain !!!! Forgotten, Armenians

                  These will remind you, the Turks, in contrast to these boobies, do not forget. Did the Boston dog finally come back from vacation, but the monk went to rest? hi drinks
                  1. Smog
                    Smog 17 July 2017 18: 13
                    +4
                    Quote: vovanpain
                    the dog finally returned from vacation

                    The monk wandered into the masses. And the dog acquired a false jaw and ...... into battle.
                    but what happened? I do not bite a bite, if only I suck to death .... laughing
                3. garnik
                  garnik 17 July 2017 23: 20
                  0
                  Armenians with memory are all right. They have one enemy and this is a Turk and he can not suddenly become an ally. As for the Russians. of which 200 thousand people (civilians) died at the hands of the Turks, today's gestures of the Russian leadership are incomprehensible in relation to Turkey, and so-called To Azerbaijan. All this forces the Armenians not to turn away from NATO. So as not to repeat for 21 years.
      2. pjastolov
        pjastolov 17 July 2017 17: 12
        +4
        affectionate child of two queens sucks.
        only these queens have one boobs in total laughing
      3. Tolstoevsky
        Tolstoevsky 17 July 2017 17: 16
        0
        affectionate child of two queens sucks. and unkind in two folders will suck
  3. Andrey Yuryevich
    Andrey Yuryevich 17 July 2017 16: 57
    +3
    In Georgia, prInternational Noble Partner Exercise 2017
    notice, we, Georgians, left a loophole for you to exit with dignity. from the conflict: such as "ah, genatsvale, ah, dear camargio, sorry, you get the misunderstanding ... we’ll punish you with non-fools, we’ll drink some kebab-back and forth," teddy bear "miscellaneous on the chain ...." suliko "and" ki "... and" assa !!! scribbles ... I heard it ... true. how to live?
  4. Tolstoevsky
    Tolstoevsky 17 July 2017 17: 15
    +1
    coffins then stocked?
  5. garnik
    garnik 17 July 2017 22: 15
    0
    Quote: Yalquzaq1
    Yes, literally today in Armenia they said that no status will be assigned to the Russian language in Armenia (Strategic Ally)

    You better tell us why in the history textbooks of countries where Russian has the status of the second official, they consider Russian aggressors and colonialists? Exception Armenia and Belarus.
  6. nesvobodnye
    nesvobodnye 17 July 2017 22: 38
    0
    Yesterday I bought a bottle of Crimean red and on a nearby shelf I saw a battery of Georgian wines. It seems that we have become too much of their fault, in vain again opened the market, judging by such news.
  7. Oming
    Oming 18 July 2017 00: 22
    0
    Shaw? again? Take it easy.