May 26, 2022

Defence Minister: European, Euro-Atlantic path means “strong and stable” Georgia

Minister of Defence of Georgia Juansher Burchuladze on Thursday said the country’s path of European and the Euro-Atlantic integration meant a “strong and stable” Georgia….


Burchuladze also noted the challenges in the Black Sea region and across the world, saying Russia’s invasion of Ukraine “grossly” violated the norms of international law. The official highlighted the latter as a “continuation” of the “illegal policy” started with the occupation of two of Georgia’s regions after the 2008 war between Russia and Georgia.


The Minister also underlined the role of a “strong army” as a foundation of a successful state, and thanked the country’s international partners for their efforts for strengthening Georgia’s defence capabilities.