PM hails European Commission’s recommendation on Georgia’s EU candidate status

Earlier today Ursula von der Leyen, the President of the Commission, said Georgia must receive the status as “steps have really been taken” for the outcome. Photo: Government Administration, 08 Nov 2023 - 16:13, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili on Wednesday highlighted the European Commission’s recommendation for the European Council to grant the country the European Union membership candidate status.

“The European Commission has released a positive assessment and recommended Georgia for well-deserved EU candidate status. We're grateful for the support and excited to continue our journey towards full-fledged EU membership”, Garibashvili said in a social media message.