• Soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 121st Infantry Regiment of the Georgia Army National Guard sign a keepsake flag from the country of Georgia at the end of a two week exercise held at the Vaziani military base in the country of Georgia.

    Signing the Flag

    Soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 121st Infantry Regiment of the Georgia Army National Guard sign a keepsake flag from the country of Georgia at the end of a two week exercise held at the Vaziani military base in the country of Georgia.

  • A U.S. Soldier (left) directs U.S. Marines and Georgian soldiers to a U.S. Blackhawk during a simulated medical evacuation during a combined exercise "Immediate Response '08" held in the country of Georgia late last month.

    Medevac Exercise

    A U.S. Soldier (left) directs U.S. Marines and Georgian soldiers to a U.S. Blackhawk during a simulated medical evacuation during a combined exercise "Immediate Response '08" held in the country of Georgia late last month.

  • A U.S. Soldier checks out Georgian weapons on display during a cultural day between U.S. and Georgian soldiers at Vaziani military base in the country of Georgia.

    Weapons Familiarization

    A U.S. Soldier checks out Georgian weapons on display during a cultural day between U.S. and Georgian soldiers at Vaziani military base in the country of Georgia.

  • A Georgian Orthodox priest sprinkles holy water over Georgian troops during a combined U.S. and Georgian exercised called "Immediate Response 08" near the Georgian capital city of Tblisi.

    Blessing the Troops

    A Georgian Orthodox priest sprinkles holy water over Georgian troops during a combined U.S. and Georgian exercised called "Immediate Response 08" near the Georgian capital city of Tblisi.

  • Soldiers from the U.S. Army's Georgia Army National Guard march into formation next to soldiers from the country of Georgia during a display of partnership during the combined training exercise "Immediate Response 08."

    Georgia on their minds

    Soldiers from the U.S. Army's Georgia Army National Guard march into formation next to soldiers from the country of Georgia during a display of partnership during the combined training exercise "Immediate Response 08."

  • U.S. Marines use urban assault tactics to enter a building at the Vaziani military base in the country of Georgia. Soldiers from SETAF, the Georgia Army National Guard, Marines reservists from Ohio and soldiers from the country of Georgia participated in an exercise designed to build cooperation between the two countries.

    Urban Warfare Training

    U.S. Marines use urban assault tactics to enter a building at the Vaziani military base in the country of Georgia. Soldiers from SETAF, the Georgia Army National Guard, Marines reservists from Ohio and soldiers from the country of Georgia participated...

  • Soldiers from the U.S. and the country of Georgia display flags from five nations involved with the recent combined exercise "Immediate Response '08" held at the Vaziani military base in the country of Georgia.

    Closing Ceremonies

    Soldiers from the U.S. and the country of Georgia display flags from five nations involved with the recent combined exercise "Immediate Response '08" held at the Vaziani military base in the country of Georgia.

  • The Vaziani military base in the country of Georgia was the background for a recent combined training exercise called "Immediate Response '08."  Soldiers from the U.S., Georgia, Ukraine, Armenia and Azerbaijan participated. The training base was once a Soviet military base.

    Former Soviet Base

    The Vaziani military base in the country of Georgia was the background for a recent combined training exercise called "Immediate Response '08." Soldiers from the U.S., Georgia, Ukraine, Armenia and Azerbaijan participated. The training base was once a...

  • The ancient city of Tbilisi in the country of Georgia was the backdrop for a recent combined exercise called "Immediate Response '08."

    Georgian Capital

    The ancient city of Tbilisi in the country of Georgia was the backdrop for a recent combined exercise called "Immediate Response '08."

  • Soldiers from the U.S. 1st Battalion, 121st Infantry Regiment, Georgia Army National Guard, and the country of Georgia practice first aid skills during a recent combined exercise called "Immediate Response '08."

    Georgian First Aid

    Soldiers from the U.S. 1st Battalion, 121st Infantry Regiment, Georgia Army National Guard, and the country of Georgia practice first aid skills during a recent combined exercise called "Immediate Response '08."

  • At a rifle range near the Republic of Georgia Vaziani military base, Georgian soldiers fire the American M-4 rifle during a life fire exercise during the training exercise "Immediate Response 08" held in the former Warsaw Pact country.

    Immediate Response \'08

    At a rifle range near the Republic of Georgia Vaziani military base, Georgian soldiers fire the American M-4 rifle during a life fire exercise during the training exercise "Immediate Response 08" held in the former Warsaw Pact country.

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