Georgian, Ukrainian PMs meet in Tbilisi, focus on EU, NATO integration plans

Ukrainian PM Denys Shmyhal arrived in Georgia on his first official visit earlier today. Photo: Denys Shmyhal’s Twitter page., 03 Jun 2021 - 12:02, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgian and Ukrainian PMs Irakli Garibashvili and Denys Shmyhal have met in Tbilisi earlier today to discuss their countries’ moves to integrate into the EU and NATO in addition to bilateral and multilateral relations. 

One of the key topics of our meeting was EU integration,” Garibashvili said during the joint press conference. 

He stated that both Georgia and Ukraine are firm in their decisions and ‘very motivated’ to integrate into the EU and NATO and that the governments of both countries ‘have taken a number of steps’ to achieve the goals, including the recent creation of an Associated Trio with Moldova.