Israel can cancel visas for Georgians
Stas Misezhnikov, the Minister of Tourism of Israel, announced Tel-Aviv is ready to consider the cancellation of visa regime with Georgia.
He highlighted the importance of relations with Georgia - NEWSru.co.il.
Misezhnikov highlighted that alongside with Ukraine Georgia is one of Israel's main friends on international arena: they vote for them in all forums, abstained from criticism after publication of Goldston's report. He added it was important for him to support these friendly ties on political level to demonstrate the respect.
According to the Minister, Israel wants to implement the significant tourist potential of inter-state relations with Georgia.
Misezhnikov noted the great liking of Georgians to Israel. He said over two days of his trip he hadn't met an official or commoner without good attitude to Israel or a desire to visit it.
Having raised the topic of possible cancellation of visa regime, the Israeli Minister underlined Tbilisi had already done it unilaterally. He said Tbilisi now wants Israel to do the same, and promised the issue would be considered after cancellation of visa regime with Ukraine.