The Chairman of the Georgian Parliament of the new composition on Friday, November 18 at the first plenary meeting elected Irakli Kobakhidze, the Executive Secretary won the recent elections of the party «Georgian dream».
In his speech at the first meeting of the Parliament Kobakhidze thanked colleagues for their confidence and stated that the election victory of the party «Georgian dream» is evidence of the popular support of the Western course of Georgia, reports «Interfax-Ukraine».
He noted that in the next four years the Parliament will strengthen democracy in Georgia, promote the development of economy, to carry out an external CSD, focused on Euro-Atlantic integration.
«During the parliamentary elections in 2016, the people again announced their support of the Western course of Georgia and its integration into the Euro-Atlantic space. We owe successive steps to meet this requirement of the people. It is necessary to deepen cooperation with the European Union, the Euro-Atlantic structures, the United States and other Western partners, with whom we have shared values,» — said Kobakhidze, noting that it will be necessary to strengthen partnership with countries in the region.
In addition, according to Kobakhidze, the «de-occupation of the country and the restoration of territorial integrity will remain a task which under no circumstances should not be revised».
The party «Georgian dream» Kobakhidze 2012. Elected Executive Secretary of «Georgian dream» in January 2015.
The speaker of the Parliament of Georgia elected Irakli Kobakhidze, a supporter of the Western course 18.11.2016