US Ambassador John Bass completes his mission in Georgia
US Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Georgia, John Bass
has completed his mission in the country and in the next few days will
leave Georgia, News-Georgia reports, referring to a spokesman for the
John R. Bass officially began his duties in the autumn of 2009.
The next ambassador will become Richard Norland, who has worked as US
Ambassador to Uzbekistan, and before that worked at the US Embassy in
Afghanistan, as well as in Latvia and Russia.
Nov 26 2014 - 16:16
Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili has met with Latvian President Andris Berzins and discussed development of trade-economic ties, Trend reports.Garibashvili thanked Berzins for visiting Georgia and for supporting Georgia while Latvia was chairing the EU. He expressed concerns about the signing of an alliance between Russia and Abkhazia, calling it annexing Georgian territory.Berzins reiterated support for Georgian territorial integrity and sovereignty.The two leaders went to a Georgian-Latvian business forum after lunch.
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Nov 25 2014 - 15:15
EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini said that the Russian agreement on alliance and strategic partnership with breakaway Abkhazia was undermining efforts to stabilize security in the region. She called the document a violation of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Georgia, international law and Russia’s international obligations, Yuga.ru reports.
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Nov 18 2014 - 16:29
Speaker of the Georgian Parliament David Usupashvili said after a meeting with President of the House of Representatives of the Netherlands Anouchka van Miltenburg today that the Netherlands will ratify the EU Association Agreement signed with Georgia in the near future, Trend reports.Usupashvili reminded that Europe was supporting Georgia and had done a lot for its democratic progress.
Nov 18 2014 - 15:56
President of the European Union Martin Schulz told a press conference after meeting with Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili that the EU should simplify the visa regime with Georgia to help the Georgian business sector integrate into the European market, TASS reports.