Georgian PM meets Norwegian FM
Georgian PM meets Norwegian FM

Today, Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili met with Norwegian Foreign Minister Anniken Huitfeldt.

The issues discussed included the growing dynamic of partnership between the two countries and prospects of deeper cooperation in the future, the government’s press office has said.

“It was noted that the significant assistance of Norway as one of Georgia’s largest international donors has contributed tremendously to the country’s democratic reforms, institutional modernization, and socioeconomic development. The need to maintain close political dialogue was underscored,” reads the press statement.

Irakli Garibashvili thanked Anniken Huitfeldt for firmly supporting Georgia’s sovereignty, territorial integrity, and European integration.

According to the press office, the conversation touched on the need to continue working toward enhanced connectivity in the Black Sea. Georgia’s important strategic location for the European Union’s energy security was pointed out. According to the Prime Minister, Georgia is Europe’s reliable partner and ally in the region.

Anniken Huitfeldt has begin a four-day visit to Georgia and Armenia today.