The U.S. Congressmen visit Tbilisi
According to information, which Deputy Head of the Georgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Nino Kalandadze released today at a press briefing, next Tuesday Sakartvelo would be visited by a delegation of the U.S. congressmen. As reported by "Georgia-News", it will include representatives of the Republican and Democratic parties of the country. It will be a three-day visit, Kalandadze stressed. During the visit, American guests intend to meet with Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili, the head of the Georgian Parliament David Bakradze and Prime Minister Nikoloz Gilauri.
"We welcome this visit and we believe that it is an expression of their support for Georgia", Kalandadze said at a briefing.
She explained that during the current visit, the Congressmen would participate in the opening ceremony of the monument to the U.S. President Ronald Reagan in the center of Tbilisi. The ceremony is scheduled for November 23.
It will be a bronze sculpture of Reagan in full growth, its author is Georgian sculptor Avtandil Monaselidze.