Georgia to pursue course for Europe
Tbilisi, Georgia, Nov. 13
By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend:
Georgia will pursue a course for Europe, new Georgian Foreign Minister Tamar Beruchashvili told reporters following a meeting with Danish counterpart Martin Lidegaard.
"This is a choice of our country and people," she said. "My goal is to bring more European features in Georgia. This is a difficult task. I hope the Georgian foreign ministry will do everything for this course to be successful."
Beruchashvili also said that it will take some time to announce my deputies.
"This will not last long as all foreign visits must be full," Beruchashvili said.
Following the meeting of the political council of the Georgian Dream bloc on Nov.4, Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili announced the dismissal of Defense Minister Irakli Alasania. Alasania's friend and colleague, the State Minister of Georgia for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Alexi Petriashvili resigned as well. Georgian Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze and her three deputies also resigned on November 5.
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