Georgian embassy is now involved in the solution of the problems of six Georgian sailors, who remain on board of a vessel Grand Island in Istanbul port, as the ship owners refuse to pay salaries to the hired sailors. In addition, the sailors have health problems and they have run out of food and water. They are cooperating with the Turkish law enforcers to find the way out of the deadlock and to return to Georgia. They were employed eight months ago and were left without attention on board of the vessel three months ago.
Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili delivered a speech at the United Nations General Assembly`s 29th Special Session `Implementation of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development`...
The Foreign Minister of Georgia holds multilateral and bilateral meetings in the United States. Maia Panjikidze has discussed cooperation with the representatives of the American Jewish Society, foreign ministers from Cyprus, East Timor and Eritrea.
Georgian president Giorgi Margvelashvili arrived in the Adjara region to observe the disaster consequences at the side. Giorgi Margvelashvili visited the Kartsivadzes family in the village of Khala, whose house was seriously damaged by the landslide caused by the torrential rains and flood in Adjara on September 20-21st.
Vice Speaker of the Georgian Parliament, Murman Dumbadze, who was recently expelled from the ruling party Georgian Dream and its faction of the parliament, plans to meet with the President of Georgia and report the problems in the government of Adjara, including the suspicions on corruption deals and negligence.
The chairperson of the parliament of Georgia, Davit Usupashvili has hosted the head of the friendship group of Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania today. The delegation of the Lithuanian lawmakers pays official visit to Georgia.