Salaries of Georgian servicemen likely to increase

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Tbilisi, Georgia, July 25

By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend:

Georgian Defense Minister Irakli Alasania expressed intentions to increase the salaries of the country's servicemen during the committee hearings at the parliament on July 25.

"I would like to inform you that the allowances of the servicemen have been increased by 25 percent and we intend to maintain this trend in the future as well," Alasania said expressing confidence that the country's MPs will also support him on this issue.

He went on to add that the budget of Georgian Defense Ministry may increase from 2015.

"We intend to increase the ministry's budget by 11 percent and I hope that all MPs will support us on this issue," Alasania stressed.

Edited by CN

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