The spokesperson of Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission, issued the following statement on Monday.
`In view of the reports about the elections in the Georgian breakaway region of South Ossetia on the 25 March, this statement is to recall that the European Union does not recognise the constitutional and legal framework within which these elections have taken place. The High Representative reiterates her support to the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Georgia, as recognised by international law. The High Representative would in this context like to emphasize the importance of the Geneva International Discussions in ensuring the security and stability in the region,` the statement says.
The members of the parliamentary opposition have assessed the clashes between the United National Movement leaders and the Georgian Dream activists in five different cities of Georgia as a political pressure on the opposition.
The candidate of Tbilisi mayor nominated by the Georgian Dream ruling party has held his last press conference as the minister of infrastructure and regional development. Narmania said that the official resignation would be made only after the date of the self-governments and mayors` was announced officially.
American Senator Chris Murphy calls on the NATO to grant the Membership Action Plan to Georgia. Murphy voiced his recommendations at the meeting of the Foreign Relations Committee of the Senate on Thursday...
The members of the government have denied the allegations of the United National Movement on suspension of infrastructure projects. Ministers of Economics and Infrastructure, Giorgi Kvirikashvili and Davit Narmania have accused the opponents ...
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe adopted a resolution on condemning Russia`s actions in Ukraine with 154 votes vs. 26 on Wednesday. The European MPs have condemned the annexation of Crimea by Russia and deployment of Russian troops at Ukraine`s borders.