Georgian Parliamentary Committee Chair highlights “strategic importance” of EU enlargement at COSAC meeting

MP Maka Botchorishvili addressed the COSAC meeting on Monday. Photo: Maka Botchorishvili’s Twitter, 16 Jan 2024 - 15:22, Tbilisi,Georgia

Maka Botchorishvili, the Chair of the European Integration Committee in the Georgian Parliament, on Monday highlighted the “strategic importance” of the European Union enlargement at the Conference of Parliamentary Committees for Union Affairs of Parliaments of the EU Chairpersons held in Namur, Belgium. 

The lawmaker also expressed gratitude to member states for their support for Tbilisi’s EU candidacy last month, calling the granting of the status “historic”, before acknowledging the challenges and claiming prevalence of “disinformation” allegedly aimed against the process.