Today, Badri Japaridze, Salome Samadashvili and Grigol Gegelia, members of the Lelo-Partnership for Georgia faction, met with the Ambassador of Ukraine to Georgia, Igor Dolgov, and handed over a letter of support to Ukraine.
The letter is addressed to the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and the Speaker of the Rada. According to Lelo faction members, the letter will send a clear message of support for Ukraine.
"We have handed over a letter to the Ambassador of Ukraine, addressed to President Zelensky, as well as to a high-ranking Speaker. This is a letter on behalf of the faction Lelo-Partnership for Georgia, in which we express our support to our friends - that the tension now created artificially by the Russian Federation does not escalate into hostilities - but most importantly, we understand that what is happening now on the Ukrainian border is not only a problem of Ukraine, but it is also our problem, so we must take very active steps, active steps of support, just to let our Ukrainian friends know that we are with them as a state, as a nation and our meeting with the ambassador today and the letter served this purpose," Japaridze said.
As Badri Japaridze noted, a draft resolution was initiated in the parliament today, which aims to express support towards Ukraine together with the Georgian Dream. Japaridze hopes that the ruling team will support the resolution.
"A draft resolution was initiated in the parliament today. We want together with the Georgian Dream to pass a resolution in support of Ukraine in the Georgian parliament. We hope that the Georgian Dream will support the text of this resolution and we will manage to be united, both the ruling party and the opposition parties, in fully supporting Ukraine," Badri Japaridze said.