Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia Maia Panjikidze delivered a speech at the German Council for Foreign Relations within his visit to the country. The council was attended by the experts of Germany`s leading analytical centers and academic circles. Georgian Minister spoke about the country`s foreign policy priorities. Within the official visit, Maia Panjikidze will meet with her German counterpart Guido Westerwelle. She has already discussed bilateral cooperation with Christoph Heusgen, foreign policy advisor to German Chancellor. They spoke about development of Georgia-Germany`s relations, Georgia`s parliamentary elections, Euro-Atlantic aspirations and country`s relations with Russia.
Non-parliamentary opposition parties are holding consultations to nominate a joint candidate for the president - one of the leaders of the Christian Democratic Movement of Georgia Levan Vephkhvadze has confirmed.
Patriarch of Georgia has addressed the Tbilisi mayor`s office to annul the sanction issued for the rally of the LGBT persons on May 17. The demonstration is organized by Identity NGO and it aims at protecting the rights of the LGBT persons in Georgia.
Negotiations conducted by the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia withthe representatives of the Tskhinvali puppet regime ended in a release of two peaceful residents of from the nearby villages today.
Georgian Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili attended a conference organized by the Central Asia-Caucasus Institute. The conference was dedicated to regional economic integration in South Caucasus and Central Asia.
Special commission has been working in the disaster affected villages of the Kakheti Region until late last night to calculate the consequences of the hail and windstorm that stuck the area two days ago. According to the calculation, over 2,000 hectares of vineyards have been damaged, also - agricultural lands, infrastructure and roads.
Minister of Defence of Georgia Irakli Alasania visited IV Infantry Brigade in Vaziani today. The three soldiers, who were killed in a terror exlposion in Afghanistan on Monday, served in 42nd Battalion of this Brigade. The military held a moment of silence in respect of the memory of Georgian heroes.