Georgia, Azerbaijan and Turkey to Establish Economic Zone: Georgian Foreign Minister
Georgia, Tbilisi / corr Trend N.Kirtzkhalia / Georgia is a reliable partner for its neighboring countries in the establishment of long-term strategic projects, said Gela Bezhuashvili, the Georgian Foreign Minister, in talks with journalists on 21 November. He was commenting on the commencement of the construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway route.
"We want to tell our neighbors that partnership with equal rights can lead to better results, rather than the effects of pressure attempts," he said.
The Minister stressed that this project establishes a unified economic area. It is established by Georgia, Azerbaijan and Turkey, however it is open for all, and any country may join it. It offers great prospects for economic development," he stressed.
Bezhuashvili stressed that China and Korea, which can deliver cargo to Europe beyond Russia, will join this project.