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Discussion of EU Association Agreement Ratification Issue under way in Parliament

Discussion of the issue of ratification of the Association Agreement with the EU has begun in Parliament. The document is being presented by Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze to the MPs.

“The Association Agreement between the EU, the European Atomic Energy Community, its Member States and Georgia” is the title of the document which will be ratified today.

A special session of the parliament was called by the President, as required by the regulations, however, the President is not among the invited guest.

After Panjikidze’s speech the document will be discussed by MPs as per the procedure.

At 17:00 invited guests will start delivering speeches. Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili will also address MPs before the voting.

Stefan Fule as well as Foreign Ministers of Latvia and Bulgaria are invited to the session.

After the voting a festive ceremony will take place.