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On 2 September in Vilnius, Lithuania’s Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs Asta Skaisgirytė Liauškienė met with Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia David Jalagania, who is paying a visit to Lithuania as a member of the delegation led by Prime Minister of Georgia Nika Gilauri.

Security situation in Georgia, relations between Georgia and the European Union, participation in the EU’s Eastern Partnership, also cooperation between Lithuania and Georgia on the issues of Georgia’s integration into the EU were discussed at the meeting.
The Vice-Minister expressed satisfaction that the EU-Georgian negotiations on an Association Agreement were officially launched in July and stressed that this Agreement would open new perspectives in the relations with the EU.

According to the Vice-Minister, Lithuania will continue to provide expert assistance to Georgia in the field of strengthening administrative capacities.

Georgia’s Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs thanked Lithuania for political and practical support to his country.

In 2009, Lithuania implemented 22 development cooperation projects in the areas of enhancing regional cooperation, children’s rights, health care and strengthening democratic society in Georgia.