Andro Barnovi is appointed as Deputy Defense Minister
The Georgian Minister of Defense has a new deputy. Andro Barnovi has been appointed Deputy Defense Minister. Until now this position has been vacant. Now Defense Minister Bacho Akhalaia has four deputies. Currently Nodar Kharshiladze, Nika Dzimtseishvili, Andro Barnovi and Kakha Butskhrikidze are occupying these posts.
Before his appointment as Deputy Defense Minister, Barnovi commanded the Davit Agmashenebeli National Defense Academy. The National Defense Academy and general educational issues in the Defense Ministry of Georgia remain the responsibility of Andro Barnovi after his appointment to the new position.