The FINANCIAL - Meeting with Bundestag Representatives

Meeting with Bundestag Representatives

Meeting with Bundestag Representatives

The FINANCIAL -- Deputy Minister of Defence of Georgia hosted the member of the Defence Committee of the Federal Republic of Germany Dr. Fritz Felgentreu. The prospects of intensifying bilateral defence cooperation were discussed during the meeting, according to MOD of Georgia.

One of the key topics of discussion was the ongoing implementation of the NATO-Georgia Substantial Package and Georgia`s NATO membership aspirations: “cooperation between the Federal Republic of Germany and Georgia is developing dynamically including in the field of defence. The German side is actively involved in the Package implementation process. We welcome to deepening of cooperation with German Bundestag. Today`s visit is the demonstration of it. We have reviewed the regional security environment and outlined future cooperation plans’, said Levan Girsiashvili.

Dr. Fritz Felgentreu stated that the goal of the visit in Georgia is to familiarize with the political situation and security environment: “the aim of my visit in Georgia is to study the security situation in the region and existing political environment. We have also highlighted ongoing implementation of the Substantial Package granted to Georgia at the NATO Wales Summit and the progress achieved by your country in the recent period.

The sides also touched upon the Georgian troops` contribution to the international operations. The German official stressed the professionalism of the Georgian military deployed in the misisons.

Dr. Fritz Felgentreu is staying in Georgia on a three -day working visit. During the visit he will hold meetings with the members of executive and legislative organs.