Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia has met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan In Ankara earlier today where Erdogan stated that the meeting of the Georgia-Turkey Strategic Partnership Council will be held in the near future in Ankara.
The council was created back in 2016 to further strengthen strategic cooperation between the two countries.
President @RTErdogan met with Prime Minister @GakhariaGiorgi of Georgia at the Presidential Complex. pic.twitter.com/U9ffPTtyRx— Turkish Presidency (@trpresidency) October 31, 2019
A Georgia -Turkey economic council meeting will also be held in November, on the level of ministers, to further strengthen trade and economic relations,” the government of Georgia press office reports.
Erdogan and Gakharia discussed joint economic projects and cooperation in the fields of logistics and energy.
Black Sea security was also discussed, the press office said.
Erdogan reiterated Turkey’s support for Georgia’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.