President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili met with the Georgian national Olympic team at the president`s palace before their departure to London and wished success to them. `You will have great competition and we`ll have great emotions for your victory. Georgian man is the warrior, who does not lose the hope to win even in t he most difficult situation; we have chances to win in all games - we should only try. Around the world, many people recognize that despite many problems, Georgia is taking leading positions and so we should be in sports,` President said.
Government of Georgia has a long-term and systematic vision to the direction of sports development - the Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili said in his speech at the conference dedicated to the sports development.
Georgian athletes will join the Sochi Winter Olympic Games today. Nino Tsiklauri was the first to ski in a giant slalom this morning taking 54th position in the ratings. She completed the slalom in 1:27.27 minutes.
Why not?! - this is what Russian president Vladimir Putin said when Georgian journalists asked him if he was prepared to meet with the president of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili. Journalists of Georgia`s leading TV companies...
Russian president Vladimir Putin will meet with the members of the Public Council today - as the member of the council, Georgian businessman in Russia, Mikheil Khubutia will be also among the guests at the meeting with the Russian president.