The Georgian Vice Prime Minister, Foreign Minister has met the NATO-Secretary General's Special Representative for the Caucasus and Central Asia

On 26 October 2015, Georgian Vice Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili met NATO-Secretary General's Special Representative for the Caucasus and Central Asia James Appathurai.

Discussions focused on the process of implementation of the Substantial NATO-Georgia Package (SNGP). It was underlined that all elements of the Package are implemented in compliance with the outlined schedule and that opening of the  NATO-Georgian Joint Training and Evaluation Centre (JTEC) is  a  clear proof of this.

Talking points also included the process of preparing for the NATO Summit in Warsaw. It was underlined that the Summit should adequately reflect the progress Georgia has made on its way to NATO integration and that this Summit should be yet another step towards NATO membership.  

Giorgi Kvirikashvili and James Appathurai also discussed Georgia’s participation in the NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan. The Special Representative thanked Georgia for taking part in this mission.

The current processes in the region and the difficult security environment were also discussed.