Zurab Abashidze

Abashidze expresses condolences on tragedy in Belovo

Abashidze expresses condolences on tragedy in Belovo

Zurab Abashidze, Special Representative of the Prime Minister of Georgia for relations with Russia, expressed condolences over the tragedy in the Kemerovo region, as a result of which 51 person died. "I express my deep condolences …

Tbilisi confirms Georgia’s refusal from "3+3" format

Tbilisi confirms Georgia’s refusal from "3+3" format

The Georgian Prime Minister’s special representative for relations with Russia Zurab Abashidze and Russian ex-deputy foreign minister Gregory Karasin met online on November 24. During the meeting Zurab …

Karasin: Russia to attend CoE ministerial in Tbilisi

Karasin: Russia to attend CoE ministerial in Tbilisi

Former Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Grigori Karasin said that a Russian delegation will attend the Council of Europe ministerial in Tbilisi in May 2020. He added that as of now he does not know the composition …

Russian culture centre to be opened in Tbilisi

Russian culture centre to be opened in Tbilisi

Russian language and culture centre will be opened in Tbilisi in mid-December, Russian senator Grigory Karasin said. According to him, the centre will play an important role in the development of …

Russia and Georgia to resume flights after New Year?

Russia and Georgia to resume flights after New Year?

Air flights between Russia and Georgia may be resumed in the first six months of 2020, a source in the Russian government told Izvestia, noting that the current political crisis in Georgia impedes their restoration by the New Year. …

Abashidze sums up his Russia-Georgia talks with Karasin

Abashidze sums up his Russia-Georgia talks with Karasin

Georgian Prime Minister's Special Envoy for the relations with Russia Zurab Abashidze said the implementation of the 2011 Georgian-Russian agreement regarding the customs monitoring of cargo shipments across the common border …

Zurabishvili arrives in Baku for official visit

Zurabishvili arrives in Baku for official visit

Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili has arrived in Baku for an official visit today. A guard of honor was arranged for her at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport decorated with the national flags of the …

 Zurabishvili to meet with Macron and Merkel

Zurabishvili to meet with Macron and Merkel

Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili will pay a working visit to France on February 17, and to Germany on February 20, the Georgian President's press secretary Khatia Moistsrapishvili said. In …

Karasin and Abashidze plans to meet in late February

Karasin and Abashidze plans to meet in late February

Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin held a phone conversation with Special Representative of the Georgian Prime Minister for Relations with Russia Zurab Abashidze yesterday, the Russian Foreign …

Zurabishvili ready for second round of presidential elections

Zurabishvili ready for second round of presidential elections

Independent candidate for the post of Georgian president, Salome Zurabishvili, supported by the ruling Georgian Dream party, told reporters that she will continue to fight for this post in the second round of elections. On Sunday, …

Karasin and Abashidze to meet in Prague again

Karasin and Abashidze to meet in Prague again

Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin and Special Representative of the Georgian Prime Minister for Relations with Russia Zurab Abashidze will meet in Prague today. Yesterday Karasin …

Russia to opens new visa center in Tbilisi tomorrow

Russia to opens new visa center in Tbilisi tomorrow

A Russian visa center will open in Tbilisi on August 17, which should speed up processing documents for Georgian citizens, the Interests Section for the Russian Federation at the Swiss Embassy in Georgia said. Two sources in Russian …