In Vilnius, we hope on the active participation of the international community in solving the problems of the region

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Resolution on the restoration of jurisdiction of Georgia in the regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia unanimously adopted by the Saeima (Parliament) of Lithuania. It is entitled “On the 10th anniversary of the occupation of the territory of Sakartvelo” and calls for the withdrawal from the region are Russian troops there.

Earlier Lithuania has established the use of the Lithuanian language the name “Sakartvelo” as the official designation of Georgia. About the name change requested by Georgia, since the current version considers Russified. The name “Sakartvelo” closer to the Georgian language.

“We call on the EU and NATO, the governments and parliaments, international organizations and the parliamentary Assembly, the international community and political leaders to pay due attention to ensuring the territorial integrity of Georgia, its European and Euro-Atlantic integration”, – quotes the text of the resolution TASS.

According to the statement of the Parliament, Lithuania considers it possible “restoration of jurisdiction of Georgia in the regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia, the establishment of appropriate models of the Constitution of government.” Vilnius hopes to participate actively in these processes, the international community and international organizations.