Embassy organizes Joint Maritime Operations Center Seminar (February 23)

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On February 23, the Deputy Chief of Mission Nicholas Berliner attended the “Joint Maritime Operations Center (JMOC) Seminar” organized by the U.S. Government’s Export Control and Related Border Security Office (EXBS).  Experts from the United States Coast Guard provided briefs to representatives from multiple Georgian ministries on how to establish a multi-agency center tasked with responding to the full spectrum of maritime challenges facing a littoral state like Georgia.  The Deputy Chief of Mission expressed continued U.S. government support to help stand up and operate the JMOC.