CE Secretary General to Visit Georgia

Politics Materials 30 September 2008 15:51 (UTC +04:00)

France, Strasburg, 30 September / Trend corr. A.Maharramli / Terry Davis, the Secretary General of the Council of Europe (CE) plans to visit Georgia next week, it was known at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) autumn session held in Strasburg.

Participants of the PACE autumn session have begun to discuss situation around the conflict in South Caucasus on 30 September.

In early night of 8 August, large-scale military actions began in the unrecognized republic South Ossetia. The Georgian troops entered in Tskhinvali. Later Russian troops seized Tskhinvali and pushed the Georgian armed forces back to the territory of Georgia. On 25 August Russia recognized the independence of South Ossetia and Abkhazia.