No Change in Position on Georgia's NATO Membership - Merkel

Georgia Materials 16 August 2008 01:24 (UTC +04:00)

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, said on August 15, there was no change in position about Georgia and Ukraine's NATO membership, as it was agreed at the allianceїs summit in Bucharest in April.

їWe have left the timing open and we have said they could be made members if they want this and that position remains,ї She said at a joint news conference with President Medvedev after talks in Sochi.