Eric Rubin holds meetings in Tbilisi
U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs Eric Rubin pays official visit to Georgia. He will participate in the session of the working group on Defense and Security Issues, which is held in the frames of the U.S.-Georgia Strategic Partnership Commission. Meetings with the NGOs, international missions to Georgia and country`s senior authorities are also on the agenda.
Mr. Rubinhas already met with Georgian Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili. The sides emphasized the meaning of the 20 year-long cooperation between Georgia and the United States and expressed their hope that the cooperation between the two friend countries would be further enhanced.
Bidzina Ivanishvili thanked Eric Rubin for great support provided to Georgia. The issue of Georgia-Russia relations was also reviewed.
`We had a very friendly, warm meeting; it was v ery interesting. We discussed bilateral relations once more and expressed hope that these relations would be enhanced in the terms of the new government,` Bidzina Ivanishvili said after the meeting.