PM: Czech Republic supports Georgia’s ambition to join NATO


The Czech Republic supports Georgia’s ambitions to join NATO and will continue to assist the country in the process of modernizing its army, Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka said following talks with his Georgian counterpart Giorgi Kvirikashvili in Prague on Monday. The Czech prime minister welcomed the democratization process in Georgia, the above-standard relations between Prague and Tbilisi and expressed appreciation of Georgia’s active approach to the Eastern Partnership programme an EU initiative aimed at strengthening bonds with six former Soviet satellites : Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine.