Georgian Foreign Ministry

Georgia completes first part of EU membership  questionnaire

Georgia completes first part of EU membership  questionnaire

The Georgian Government has completed the first part of the questionnaire for the country’s European Union membership bid and will submit it to the Head of European Union Delegation to Georgia Karl Hartzel on Monday, Prime Minister Irakli …

Meeting of NATO Foreign Ministers begins in Riga

Meeting of NATO Foreign Ministers begins in Riga

On Tuesday, November 30, a meeting of NATO foreign ministers will begin in Riga. Representatives of Georgia and Ukraine will also participate in the two-day conference of the North Atlantic Alliance. Last week, NATO …

Georgia ready to participate in "3 + 3" format

Georgia ready to participate in "3 + 3" format

Georgian Foreign Minister David Zalkaliani commented on Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov's initiative to create a new format in the Caucasus, comprising three Caucasian states – Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia – and their …

Georgian president, FM condemn terrorist attack in Kabul

Georgian president, FM condemn terrorist attack in Kabul

Georgian President Salome Zurabshvili and Foreing Minister David Zalkaliani have 'strongly condemned' the terrorist attack outside Kabul's airport in Afghanistan. Zalkaliani posted: "I strongly condemn the Kabul …

Georgian ambassador to return to Kiev

Georgian ambassador to return to Kiev

Georgia will return to Kyiv its Ambassador Teimuraz Sharashenidze, who was recalled in May 2020 due to the appointment of ex-President Mikhail Saakashvili as chairman of the Executive Committee of the National …

Azerbaijan-Turkey-Georgia post-war summit in Baku postponed

Azerbaijan-Turkey-Georgia post-war summit in Baku postponed

Tomorrow, Baku will host the 9th and the first after the end of the Karabakh war, the trilateral meeting of Azerbaijani, Turkish and Georgian foreign ministers Jeyhun Bayramov, Mevlut Cavusoglu and David Zalkaliani. The …

Turkish and Georgian FMs to pay official visit to Azerbaijan

Turkish and Georgian FMs to pay official visit to Azerbaijan

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu is scheduled to pay an official visit to Azerbaijan on February 18, 2021, and Georgian Foreign Minister David Zalkaliani on February 19, according to the Azerbaijani Ministry of Foreign Affairs. …

Tbilisi not to alienate Kiev because of Saakashvili

Tbilisi not to alienate Kiev because of Saakashvili

Official Tbilisi will not allow strategic relations with Kiev to be ruined due to the words and actions of the ex-president of the country, head of the Executive Committee for Reforms of Ukraine, Mikhail Saakashvili, Georgian Foreign Minister …

Crime in Georgia reduces by 10% due to coronavirus

Crime in Georgia reduces by 10% due to coronavirus

In Georgia, the number of crimes in January-March 2020 decreased by 10% compared to the same period in 2019, the country's Interior Ministry informs. The department clarified that the reduction happened due to the introduction of …

Georgia recalls its ambassador to Ukraine

Georgia recalls its ambassador to Ukraine

Georgian Ambassador to Ukraine Teimuraz Sharashenidze has been recalled to Tbilisi for consultations as Georgia's former President Mikheil Saakashvili, who faces several convictions in Georgia, has been appointed chair of the executive …

Man who threatened his ex-wife detained in Georgia

Man who threatened his ex-wife detained in Georgia

In Georgia, law enforcement officers detained a man who threatened to kill his ex-wife, the Ministry of Internal Affairs reports. The investigation found that the man threatened to kill his ex-wife by phone. In addition, from 2018 to …

Georgia expresses condolences to Turkey over earthquake

Georgia expresses condolences to Turkey over earthquake

The Georgian Foreign Ministry expressed condolences in connection with the earthquake in Turkey and wished the injured recovery. "We express our full solidarity to our close ally and friend. We share the sorrow of the Turkish …