EUMM will stay in Georgia “as long as necessary” - Mission Head at anniversary event

“Our [EUMM] presence over the past 15 years stands as a testament to the EUs long-term commitment to fostering peace and security”, Karabalis stressed. Photo via EUMM in Georgia, 01 Oct 2023 - 16:31, Tbilisi,Georgia

The European Union Monitoring Mission Head Dimitrios Karabalis on Sunday said the EUMM remained dedicated to the mission of improving the lives and security of local communities in Georgia and pledged to stay in the country “as long as necessary”.

At a press conference marking the 15th anniversary of the EU Monitoring Mission in Georgia, Karabalis noted that for a decade and a half the Mission “has played a pivotal role” in ensuring stability and reducing tensions in Georgia and the wider region.