Report of CE Secretary General on conflicts in Georgia to be heard in Strasbourg
Tbilisi, Georgia, Nov. 6
By Nana Kirtzkhalia -Trend: A report by the Secretary General of the Council of Europe on the conflicts in Georgia will be heard in Strasbourg.
On Wednesday Thorbjorn Jagland will present the eighth consolidated report at the next meeting of the Council of Europe's Committee of Ministers' Deputies.
According to Georgian Finance Ministry, the report covers the situation in the separatist regions in the period from April to September 2013.
During the committee meeting, a debate will be held on the report of the Secretary-General of the Council of Europe.
The committee meeting will be attended by the Permanent Representative of Georgia to the Council of Europe Konstantin Korkelia and representative of the management of the Council of Europe Foreign Ministry of Georgia.
The consolidated report is submitted to the Council of Europe every six months.
Large scale military action was launched in South Ossetia on August 8, 2008. Later, Russian troops occupied Tskhinvali and expelled the Georgian military.
Russia recognised the independence of South Ossetia and Abkhazia in late August. In response, Tbilisi ended diplomatic relations with Moscow and has called the two unrecognised republics of Abkhazia and South Ossetia occupied territories.