Saakashvili praised Lukashenko for courage

Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili called the recommendation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus for its citizens to abide by the Georgian laws when visiting Abkhazia and South Ossetia, a bold decision of Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko. This, according to Rosbalt, "Saakashvili said at a meeting with representatives of the parliamentary majority.

According to the Georgian president, "is being accelerated reintegration of Belarus in the international community."

Recommendation of the MFA of Belarus, was released July 22. As the deputy chief government, Foreign Ministry of Belarus Alexander Lukashevich, Georgian laws restricting the movement of Abkhazia and South Ossetia. Entry into these areas is allowed only with the territory controlled by the Georgian authorities.

Georgia considers South Ossetia and Abkhazia, its territories. Meanwhile themselves republics declared their independence, recognized by Russia and Nicaragua.

24 July 2009 | belarus, georgia, lukashenko, saakashvili

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