U.S.-Georgia strategic partnership

John Kerry to visit Georgia in spring

By | February 27th, 2014|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

US Secretary of State John Kerry next to his Georgian counterpart, Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze. (Photo published by the Georgian government.) TBILISI, DFWatch–US Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Georgia in spring 2014. Kerry said after a meeting with Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili on Wednesday that he is looking forward to coming to Georgia and that the trip might take place in spring. […]

Georgian PM Gharibashvili met Obama and Biden

By | February 25th, 2014|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili (left) and US President Barack Obama. (Photo published on Facebook.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili on Monday met with US Vice President Joe Biden at the White House. President Barack Obama later joined the meeting. Topics included the US-Georgia strategic partnership, the prospects for Georgia’s integration […]

Georgia’s leaders to meet aboard U.S. Navy ship

By | November 12th, 2013|Categories: In brief, News|Tags: , , |

USS Mount Whitney. (Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Five days before the inauguration of Giorgi Margvelashvili as new president, he and other members of the current government will join outgoing president Mikheil Saakashvili for an event aboard a U.S. naval ship docked in Batumi. Also outgoing Prime […]

Saakashvili back for another US visit

By | May 15th, 2013|Categories: News|Tags: , |

President Mikheil Saakashvili (left) talking to Marco Rubio, the junior US Senator from Florida (R). (Official photo.) TBILISI, DFWatch–After touring the United States for several days in the beginning of May, President Mikheil Saakashvili is back on an other visit to the country. He has already had a meeting with Senator Marco Rubio, one of the Republican party’s presidential […]

Georgian parliament speaker finishes ‘interesting’ US visit

By | March 16th, 2013|Categories: News|Tags: , |

TBILISI, DFWatch–The Georgian speaker of parliament said his week-long visit to the US has been ‘beneficial, interesting and timely.’ Speaker Davit Usupashvili was Saturday meeting with the media after holding nearly 50 meetings with the US Congress, State […]

U.S. will aid Georgia in military surveillance

By | June 18th, 2012|Categories: In brief, News|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch – The United States might might provide military assistance to Georgia’s air and sea defenses. According to a common statement by the U.S. and Georgia as part of the strategic partnership established in 2009, the U.S. might contribute to […]

U.S. Congress expresses support for Georgia

By | June 8th, 2012|Categories: In brief, News|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch – The U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee on June 7 passed a resolution in support of Georgia. The resolution says that the House of Representatives supports strengthening relations between the U.S. and Georgia with a goal of helping the country […]

Democracy topic of U.S.-Georgia strategic partnership talks

By | April 17th, 2012|Categories: In brief, News|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch – The fifth meeting of the working group on democracy within the U.S.-Georgia Strategic Partnership Charter was held on April 16 in Washington. The Georgian Foreign Affairs Ministry informs that parties discussed ongoing and already implemented […]