Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received today Defense Minister of Georgia Juansher Burchuladze.
Greeting the guest, the Prime Minister said, "I
have to record with satisfaction that there has been a very high
dynamics in the relations between Armenia and Georgia over the past
period and I am also happy that this dynamics is being strengthened with
the visit of the Defense Minister. We are interested in deepening our
cooperation with Georgia in all areas and developing our brotherly
relations. Of course, visits like this and also the personal contacts
between the Cabinet members are very important in this context. I would
like to once again welcome you”.
Thanking for the reception, the Georgian Defense Minister said, "It’s
a great honor for me to meet a person with a biography like yours.
Before being appointed as Minister of Defense, I served as the deputy of
the minister who later became the Prime Minister, and I am happy that
your relations with him are a base for continuing our cooperation. My
visit is the continuation of that cooperation, and this progress, of
course, will be constant. Once again thank you”.
Nikol Pashinyan asked to convey warm
greetings to his Georgian counterpart, Irakli Garibashvili, stating that
the dialogue with the Georgian PM and the Government is based on full
mutual trust, which is a good base for the development of strategic
partnership. In the context of the development of bilateral ties and the
realization of the existing potential, the Prime Minister of the
Republic of Armenia highlighted the partnership between the defense
ministries of the two countries.
Juansher Burchuladze assessed the
cooperation and the programs aimed at deepening the cooperation with the
Armenian Defense Ministry as effective.
The interlocutors also exchanged views on strengthening the defense partnership and on issues of regional significance.