Cornelia Pieper, Minister of State at the Foreign Office, pays official visit to Georgia. She has been already hosted by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nino Kalandadze. At the meeting, the two diplomats discussed enhancement of cultural relations between Georgia and Germany. Nino Kalandadze reported the situation in Georgia`s occupied territories, Abkhazia and Tskhinvali Regions and problems in the relations with Russia to German state minister.
The European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg this Spring will announce its ruling in a case Georgia has lodged against Russia concerning the deportation of Georgian citizens from Russia in 2006, Goergia`s Justice Minister Thea Tsulukiani said.