Minister: Azerbaijanis without Georgian language should not be ostracized
Azerbaijan , Baku, Aug. 29 / Trend T.Hajiyev /
Georgian State Minister for Reintegration Eka Tkeshelashvili stated that Azerbaijanis who do not know Georgian should not be isolated from society.
The Georgian government is interested in actively protecting ethnic minorities' rights, Tkeshelashvili said at a roundtable discussion titled "Integrating Azerbaijani residents of Georgia into the local community in the context of the Azerbaijani-Georgian strategic partnership", in Batumi on Monday.
The event is being held as part of the 20th anniversary celebration for the restoration of Azerbaijan's independence.