NATO Deputy Sec-Gen awarded order of the Golden Fleece by Georgian President

Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili said that the Substantial NATO Georgia Package should contain new chapters on Black Sea Security and cyber security. Photo: president’s press office., 04 Oct 2019 - 17:46, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili has awarded NATO Deputy Secretary General Rose Gottemoeller with the order of the Golden Fleece for her “particular merit” to Georgia, stating that the “award is symbolic that NATO-Georgia cooperation will continue, strengthen further and lead to the final goal.”

At a press conference held after her meeting with Gottemoeller Zurabishvili said that NATO-Georgia cooperation and the occupied regions of Georgia were key issues of the meeting.

We need the support of our partners to reintegrate our territories. The current situation must not last long,” Zurabishvili said.

She stated that it is important the Substantial NATO-Georgia Package not only be refreshed next year but to also include new chapters on further cooperation for the Black Sea security and cyber security.

Ziurabishvili said that Georgia stands firm on its NATO goals.