Tbilisi is hosting GUAM parliamentary assembly, which opened earlier today. During the two days, the participants of the event will discuss energy and economic issues of cooperation and review the prospects of the European integration for the GUAM member states - Georgia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Moldova.
Russia intends to strengthen its position in the South Caucasus, President Vladimir Putin said at the Russian-Armenian Interregional Forum Yerevan. According to Putin, Russia had never planned to leave the region, but to reinforce its positions there.
Leader of the parliamentary majority, MP Davit Saganelidze does not rule out a possibility to take a decision about defecting from politics.
President`s advisor for foreign relations, Vano Matchavariani summed up the visit of the President and other senior officials to Vilnius, Lithuania, where Georgia initialed associate and free trade relations agreement with European Union. President held numerous meetings with European leaders, which, as the advisor announced, were very positive, as President managed to emerge as a European leader.