Unresolved conflicts in Eastern Partnership countries impede overall development.

Deputy Foreign Minister of Georgia Lasha Darsalia told Georgian bureau of Report.

According to him, the Eastern Partnership initiative is very important: “The program provides participating countries with additional opportunities. Naturally, in the absence of conflict, even more programs and projects could be implemented in the partner countries”.

Lasha Darsalia noted the close cooperation between Azerbaijan and Georgia in the framework of the Eastern Partnership program: “Azerbaijan and Georgia intensively cooperate both bilaterally and multilaterally. Any multilateral format is an additional opportunity to further strengthen cooperation between the two countries”.