In his address Stephen Evans commanded the Georgian military for their contribution to the ISAF operation noting that he feels pride when meeting the military contingent going to be deployed to Afghanistan in March of next year.
During discussions the ministers focused attention on the progress achieved in the military education field. Georgian Defence Minister also offered Mr. Reinsalu training of the Estonian army personnel in the Sachkhere Mountain Training Centre.
The EUMM has at the same time observed a build-up of Russian Federation armed personnel along the South Ossetian Administrative Boundary Line. The Mission has raised its concerns about this activity with the relevant Russian command structures.