Meeting with OSCE Chairman-in-Office, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Finland Alexander Stubb Held at Foreign Ministry
Babel-Fish | August 22, 2008 at 04:37 pmby
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Is this a case of too many cooks spoil the broth?
On 22 August 2008, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, Minister of Foreign Affairs Eka Tkeshelashvili and State Minister for Reintegration Issues Temur Iakobashvili held a meeting with OSCE Chairman-in-Office, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Finland Alexander Stubb.
As a representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia reported InterpressNews, the sides discussed the situation consequent to the Russian Federation’s intervention in Georgia and the issues related to implementation of the ceasefire agreement signed through the mediation of the President of France.
The sides also discussed prospects for elaboration of an international peace format aimed at resolution of the conflicts in Georgia and immediate steps to be taken shortly afterwards. The Finnish Foreign Minister stated that the assignment of an additional contingent of OSCE monitors to Georgia is an initial step for developing a new international peace mechanism.
The sides agreed to continue active cooperation on the issues of priority.