ArmInfo. "If I take an interest in the most important achievements of my premiership in 1.5 years, I'll be among the first to establish a new quality relationship between Armenia and Georgia," said Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan during a personal meeting with his Georgian counterpart Giorgi Gakharia.
According to Pashinyan, he is pleased to welcome in the Armenian capital Yerevan " highly respected Mr. Giorgi Gakharia " , as the fraternal Georgian people Prime Minister. "I am glad that even before a personal meeting we were able to establish warm working relations. It is important to fix that from the first minute of our meeting, we noted that today we will conduct negotiations at a sufficiently high level, as a result of which relations between Armenia and Georgia will improve." said Pashinyan.
The head of the Georgian Cabinet Giorgi Gakharia, in turn, said that he was glad to be in Armenia on an official visit. "We take a large degree of responsibility for our peoples," he said, pointing out the historical friendship of Armenians and Georgians. He expressed confidence that following the meeting it will be possible to declare the establishment of deeper ties between Georgia and Armenia, which will necessarily have a positive impact on the living standards of citizens of the two countries. Pointing out that relations between Georgia and Armenia are at a fairly high level, Gakharia noted the potential for increased cooperation in the fields of economy, culture and sports. "I think today's talks will have a positive impact on the welfare of every citizen of Georgia and Armenia," he concluded.
It should be noted that Giorgi Gakharia was appointed Prime Minister of Georgia on September 8. On October 9, Gakharia paid an official visit to Azerbaijan. At a meeting with Aliyev, he expressed confidence that there are no issues between Baku and Tbilisi that cannot be resolved in a brotherly and friendly manner. He called it not accidental that his first foreign visit was paid to Azerbaijan. The prime minister stressed that this visit once again proves to enemies and ill-wishers that there are no insoluble problems in relations between the two countries. During the meeting, Aliyev and Gakharia focused on discussing key areas of strategic partnership between the two countries, important issues on the agenda of bilateral cooperation and regional work on projects jointly implemented by Azerbaijan and Georgia.