Delegation of the European Union to Georgia

Georgia celebrates Europe Day

10/05/2020 - 08:44
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On 9 May, the EU and EUMS celebrated Europe Day in Georgia in line with the theme of Stronger Together, emphasising solidarity within Europe and between Europe and its partners.

In his 9th of May statement, the Ambassador of the European Union to Georgia, Carl Hartzell, underlined the strong friendship between the European Union and Georgia which stand by each other also in times in times of crisis (LINK).

This message was emphasized by a message from 24 Team Europe members (LINK).

The day was also celebrated by Georgians, with political leaders expressing statements of cooperation and appreciation, including:

Salome Zourabichvili, President of Georgia


Giorgi Gakharia, Prime Minister of Georgia 


David Zalkaliani, Foreign Minister of Georgia 


Kakha Kaladze, Mayor of Tbilisi  


Across Georgia, iconic landmarks in Tbilisi, Kutaisi and Batumi were lit in the blue and yellow colours of the European Union flag, to show solidarity and highlight the day of celebration (LINK, LINK).

To see the full scale of the online celebrations by the EU Delegation to Georgia, please visit the EU Delegation official facebook account.


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