Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili paid an official visit to the state of Israel.
The Georgian delegation, which was led by the Prime Minister, also included: Minister of Foreign Affairs Maia Panjikidze, Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Giorgi Kvirikashvili, Minister of Agriculture Shalva Pipia, the Head of Co-investment Foundation Giorgi Bachiashvili and the Head of Investment Agency Giorgi Pertaia.
Within the frames of the visit, the Prime minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili met with the President of Israel Shimon Peres, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Minister of Foreign Affairs Avigdor Lieberman and the Minister of Interior Affairs Gideon Sa'ar.
The President of Israel Shimon Peres: I'm delighted to see you here the Prime Minister of Georgia, which is a very dear country to us. We are now celebrating 2600 years of friendship. It was great to see Georgia coming back to herself, at her best full of hope and contribution
Georgian Delegation, led by the Prime Minister, participated in the ceremony of signing the inaugural memorandum of Georgia-Israeli Intergovernmental Joint Economic Commission.
Within the frames of the visit, Irakli Garibashvili visited Holocaust Museum and laid a wreath of flowers at the memorial of the victims of the Holocaust - "Yad Vashem", located on Jerusalem Mountain.
Also Prime Minister participated in a tree planting ceremony at Jerusalem Nations Alley.
During his visit the PM met with Israel official persons and members of the Georgian Jewish World Congress.
Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili & President WCGJ Gabriel Mirilashvili