The head of the European Union Monitoring Mission in Georgia (EUMM Georgia), Marek Szczygieł, has thanked President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, who arrived in Batumi today, for his interest in the Mission’s work.
According to Ukrinform, Szczygieł wrote about this on Twitter.
Szczygieł greeted Zelensky at the Enguri Bridge and explained to him "the humanitarian situation of the conflict-affected population at the Abkhaz administrative boundary line (ABL), amplified by the COVID-19 pandemic."
He also thanked Zelensky for his interest in the work of the EUMM in Georgia.
As reported, a Ukrainian delegation led by President Volodymyr Zelensky, after landing at Batumi International Airport on July 19, has left for the contact line between Georgia and its occupied territory – Abkhazia.
During the visit, Zelensky will initiate the activity of the Associated Trio format of Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova at the level of heads of state. The leaders of the three countries will sign a declaration of the Associated Trio summit and will hold a joint meeting with European Council President Charles Michel.
Zelensky will also take part in the Batumi International Conference along with President of Georgia Salome Zourabichvili, President of the Republic of Moldova Maia Sandu, and the European Council president.