Georgian leaders discuss bilateral, regions issues with Iranian FM visiting Tbilisi

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia also spoke of coronavirus-related situation in their countries. Photo: PM's press office, 28 Jan 2021 - 21:00, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili and Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia have held separate meetings with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif who has arrived in Tbilisi earlier today.

Iranian FM also held a phone conversation with his Georgian counterpart David Zalkaliani who is in self-isolation after he tested positive for coronavirus earlier this week. 

At the meeting with PM Gakharia the parties spoke of bilateral and regional cooperation, among others pledging to deepen trade and economic relations, Gakharia’s press office reported.

Salome Zurabishvili’s administration also added that at the meeting with the President, Mohammad Javad Zarif reiterated his ‘firm support’ to Georgia’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.