French, German ambassadors highlight EU support for Georgia’s integration bid

The diplomats stressed “constructive dialogue” had a “great value” in the process. Photo: Nino Alavidze /, 29 Sep 2023 - 17:35, Tbilisi,Georgia

Sheraz Gasri, the French Ambassador to Georgia, and Peter Fischer, the German Ambassador to the country, on Friday said the European Union would continue to stand by Georgia as the country “progresses towards the candidate status and the EU membership”.

In a joint statement, the diplomats noted the bloc and Georgia had a “historic opportunity” represented by the prospect of the status being granted to the country in December and marking the next step in the “long-standing” partnership and friendship between the sides.