Ireland condemns Russia’s occupation of Georgian territories

The Irish Parliament’s delegation led by its Chairman Denis O'Donovan visited the occupation line in the village of Khurvaleti. Denis O'Donovan expressed his concern over Russia’s occupation of the Georgian territories.

“We are startled and frightened by this bordering in your territory. In Ireland we had the similar situation for many years. Our ountry condemns the encroachment by Russia on the Georgian territory. We are hopeful that this dialogue and peaceful diplomatic means can be resolved. Our people in the UN are stationed here in Tbilisi who are working as hard as possible to resolve the problem with your neightbour” – the Chairman of the Irish Parliament said.