Georgian President: “Positive” development of Georgia-Azerbaijan relations creates “stronger basis” for deepening cooperation

The importance of the European Union's involvement in the implementation of infrastructure and energy projects was also emphasised at the meeting. The Georgian and Azerbaijani sides highlighted their “great” contribution to strengthening security and stability, against the backdrop of existing challenges, both in the South Caucasus region and in Europe. Photo: Presidential Administration, 15 Dec 2022 - 21:16, Tbilisi,Georgia

The “positive” development of relations between Georgia and Azerbaijan creates a “stronger” foundation for deepening partnership cooperation, Georgian President Salome Zourabichvili said on Thursday in a meeting with Azerbaijani Prime Minister Ali Asadov in Tbilisi.

Hosting the official for a meeting at the presidential Orbeliani Palace, Zourabichvili said the relationship between Georgia and Azerbaijan had been based on mutual respect for the country's sovereignty and territorial integrity that was once again reaffirmed by  Azerbaijani PM and expressed his support for it.