10 December 2022,   05:35
Defence Forces of Georgia to receive NATO-standard armoured vehicles from Turkey

Defence Forces of Georgia will procure NATO-standard armoured vehicles from Turkey. The relevant an agreement was signed today between the two countries nations at the Georgian Defense Ministry.

ASFAT Company, a Turkish state-owned defence contractor overseen by the Turkish Ministry of National Defense, will supply the armoured vehicles. The mentioned armored personnel carriers with their equipment and subsystems comply with NATO standards.

“Equipping the Georgian Defence Forces with the indicated armoured vehicles would greatly assist in improving Georgia’s defence capabilities and enhancing Georgia-Turkey cooperation”, - reads the statement of Defense Ministry.