Margvelashvili congratulates Trump on his victory

Margvelashvili congratulates Trump on his victory

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili congratulated Donald Trump on his US election victory.

"Please accept the assurances of my highest consideration along with my best wishes for every success in all your significant endeavors that will serve for peace and prosperity of the friendly American people,” Margvelashvili wrote in the statement.

He noted that he remains confident that with their joint efforts, strong ties as well as long-lasting Georgian-American friendship will further enhance and become ever stronger for the mutual benefit of the two nations.

"Your mission as the President takes place in the essential period when the entire world and humanity face new challenges, interconnected and growing threats that further impose the highest responsibility to us to protect and maintain universal values as freedom, democracy and peace,” cited him as saying.

"As the role of the United States in ensuring stability and security worldwide had always been unique, I am confident that through strong American leadership we will witness a safer, more secured and more prosperous world,” he added.