Georgia stands by UK: Tbilisi TV tower lit up in colours of British flag

British Ambassador to Georgia Justin McKenzie Smith has thanked Georgia in response. Photo: Sophie Katsarava/Twitter, 14 Apr 2020 - 19:55, Tbilisi,Georgia

The Tbilisi TV tower has lit up with the colours of the British flag as a sign of support and solidarity with the United Kingdom in the fight against the new coronavirus.

Georgian Foreign Minister David Zalkaliani wrote on Twitter that “we will stand together and united in this difficult time”.