Ten soldiers of the Georgian Armed Forces have been presented with apartments in the city of Gori. The beneficiaries are those servicemen, who were seriously injured when serving in the international peacekeeping missions and in the Georgia-Russia war in August 2008. All ten servicemen have already been presented with apartments in the block of apartments constructed specially for the military servicemen in Tbilisi.
The Prime Minister and the Minister of Defence of Georgia attended the ceremony of handing over the property documents to the soldiers in Gori today.
The construction of the blocks of apartments for military servicemen was launched in February 2007, but was suspended due to the war in 2008. The construction was resumed in 2013 and completed recently.
Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili delivered a speech at the United Nations General Assembly`s 29th Special Session `Implementation of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development`...
The Foreign Minister of Georgia holds multilateral and bilateral meetings in the United States. Maia Panjikidze has discussed cooperation with the representatives of the American Jewish Society, foreign ministers from Cyprus, East Timor and Eritrea.
Georgian president Giorgi Margvelashvili arrived in the Adjara region to observe the disaster consequences at the side. Giorgi Margvelashvili visited the Kartsivadzes family in the village of Khala, whose house was seriously damaged by the landslide caused by the torrential rains and flood in Adjara on September 20-21st.
Vice Speaker of the Georgian Parliament, Murman Dumbadze, who was recently expelled from the ruling party Georgian Dream and its faction of the parliament, plans to meet with the President of Georgia and report the problems in the government of Adjara, including the suspicions on corruption deals and negligence.
The chairperson of the parliament of Georgia, Davit Usupashvili has hosted the head of the friendship group of Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania today. The delegation of the Lithuanian lawmakers pays official visit to Georgia.