Prior to the Georgian Defence and Security Conference (GDSC), Minister of Defence of Georgia held the first meeting with the U.S. Congressmen. In Hilton Batumi Hotel, Minister Irakli Garibashvili met with Adam Kinzinger and Alex Mooney.
At the end of the meeting, Defence Minister thanked the U.S. Congressmen for passing the Bipartisan Act supporting Georgia`s sovereignty, territorial integrity and its Euro-Atlantic integration aspirations.
The American congressmen focused on the United States-Georgia defence and security cooperation and emphasized that Georgia is implementing successful defence reforms. Adam Kinzinger and Alex Mooney declared support of the ongoing reform process and expressed readiness for the future fruitful cooperation with Georgia.