Ivanishvili has not yet determined the "Caucasian policy"
Well-known Georgian businessman and politician Bidzina Ivanishvili has not yet determined his future "Caucasian politicy". As reported by Trend, businessman said this during his first big press conference held yesterday in the building of his business center. The First channel of GPB broadcasted this briefing live.
There is no "final concept" on regional cooperation, Ivanishvili admitted. "This issue has not been determined, and I think we'll prepare it with my aides, after which we'll discuss the Caucasus Policy and I'll make a decision", said the politician responding to a question from a journalist, which exactly policy he will pursue with regard to Caucasus, taking into account the regional interests of the United States, Turkey, the EU and Russia.
Ivanishvili said he hopes to balance the interests of these countries in Caucasus. "We should be able to find our place in this complex system. The team, including experts, will be working on this issue", said the businessman.
Besides this, at the last press conference, Ivanishvili expressed the opinion that Georgia still needs to establish relations with Russia, and that some Mikhail Saakashvili's actions delayed the process of Georgia's joining NATO. Furthermore, the richest man in Georgia stressed that unemployment is the main problem in the country today.