NGOs say Georgian Dream decision to back out of EU-mediated agreement undermines Georgia’s stability, future prospects

The six-month political crisis between the ruling and opposition parties in Georgia was resolved by the involvement of the European Council President Charles Michel who proposed an agreement. Photo: Charles Michel/Twitter, 28 Jul 2021 - 22:01, Tbilisi,Georgia

Georgian civil society organisations say the recent decision of the ruling Georgian Dream party to back out of the April 19 EU-mediated agreement ‘constitutes a straightforward rejection of Georgia's Euro-Atlantic course and the peaceful development of the country through democratic reforms’. 

Transparency International Georgia, which is one of the 21 signatories of the statement, has tweeted: