Karasin and Abashidze will meet July 7 in Prague


RIA Novosti

State Secretary, Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Grigory Karasin and special envoy of the Prime Minister of Georgia for relations with Russia Zurab Abashidze will meet July 7 in Prague. This is stated in the message published on the website of the Russian foreign Ministry.

The meeting between Karasin and Abashidze held on a regular basis since 2012. This negotiation format was the first after the rupture of diplomatic relations between Moscow and Tbilisi in 2008. The leaders of Russia and Georgia have repeatedly pointed out that the meetings between Karasin and Abashidze have yielded positive results.

In the course of consultations 7 July, planned to “continue the discussion of practical issues of normalization of Russian-Georgian relations in the spheres of trade, transport and humanitarian contacts”.

“The event will also be attended by representatives of transport ministries of the two countries,” – said the Russian foreign Ministry.