John Bass hopes for democratic elections in Georgia
John Bass, the U.S. Ambassador to Georgia, belives that it is important that the forthcoming elections in Georgia - both parliamentary and presidential elections, will be legitimate and democratic. As reported by the GHN, Bass expressed this position in the air of Public Broadcaster of Georgia. It is important that the electoral process would be democratic, said Bass.
"We are interested in assisting Georgia in the development of democratic institutions in order to the elections were peaceful and its results would be acceptable to society. It is important that election process would be legitimate and democratic", said ambassador.
Earlier, in an interview, American diplomat expressed his country's position regarding the current situation in Georgia, in connection with appearing of well-known Georgian businessman Bidzina Ivanishvili at the political stage. According to the Ambassador, the U.S. diplomatic service closely monitors all events that occur in Sakartvelo around this figure.