16th Batumi Int’l Conference opens: ‘welcome to Georgia - a proud European state’

Georgian top officials called for a new era in EU-Georgia relations at the Batumi 16th International Conference.Photo: President's press office.

Agenda.ge, 11 Jul 2019 - 11:40, Tbilisi,Georgia

The Batumi 16th International Conference, dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the EU’s Eastern Partnership initiative, has opened earlier today, with an “unprecedented number” of foreign guests, including the president of the European Council Donald Tusk, the Georgian Foreign Ministry reports.

Welcome to Georgia, which is [not only] a pro-European state, but a proud European nation,” Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili said while addressing the audience.