Caucasian knot | NATO announces conditions for Georgia’s membership in the Alliance
The member countries of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) supported Georgia’s right to join the Alliance. The prerequisites for this are national reforms and the application of NATO standards and principles.
The Caucasian Knot reported that Georgia is actively seeking NATO membership. The rapprochement with the Alliance has been a priority of the country’s foreign policy for at least 25 years. This membership will make Georgia feel more secure and will stabilize relations with Russia, political analysts say.
On June 14, at the NATO summit, its leaders reiterated their support for Georgia and Ukraine’s right to join the Alliance, but did not announce any deadline for receipt of the “sheet.” route â, reports the RIAâ Novosti â.
Jens Stoltenberg, the NATO Secretary General, made a separate mention of Georgia. “We have made it clear that Georgia will become a member of NATO, although no specific date has been set and will not be discussed. We focus on reforms, we continue to support Georgia and strengthen its institutions defense and security, âtheâ News-Georgia âquoted him as saying.
In turn, David ZalkalianiGeorgian Foreign Minister said that âGeorgia is doing everything 100%; a political decision remains â. He added that Georgia’s membership in the Alliance is a “complicated matter”, but the final decision rests with NATO members.