3 Georgian soldiers wounded in Afghanistan

Photo: 3 Georgian soldiers wounded in Afghanistan
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Georgia, Tbilisi, Jan. 25 / Trend, N. Kirtskhalia /

Three Georgian soldiers wounded in Afghanistan. As the Ministry of Defense of Georgia told Trend, Corporal Erekle Kharshiladze and Sergeant Iago Kakulia were injured in Taliban attack on Georgian patrol.

The two soldiers were slightly injured and their condition is stable. Both were taken to hospital in Landstuhl in Germany.

Private Guram Chomakhidze blown up on a mine while on patrol. He was seriously injured and taken to Bastion hospital. His condition is stable at this time.

After stabilization of the health Chomakhidze will also be sent to Germany for treatment.

Georgian contingent in Afghanistan has 1600 people. The main part of Georgian troops are in Helmand province.

During the mission, Georgia has lost 20 people killed and more than 90 injured.

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