Irakli Gharibashvili: The opposition is still sabotaging our country’s candidate status, I would directly call this a betrayal of the national interests of our country

This is a confession- the fact that they themselves admitted this disgraceful act and behavior is good, Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili thus responded to the statement of the opposition MP, Khatuna Samnidze.

As the Prime Minister stated, there are many facts showing that the opposition was and is still sabotaging so that the country does not get candidate status.

"We have repeatedly warned our society about the facts of such disruptive and destructive sabotage. I had an open conversation about it. I brought concrete facts, named the oppositionists who went and are still going to European countries and capitals, including Brussels, who demanded that the country not get the status. I would directly call this a betrayal of the national interests of our country. This is unbelievable to me, how can you be happy about the bad of your country?! They ask the European colleagues not to give Georgia the status. It is certainly very hard to watch. Therefore, I spoke about all this openly in order to warn the public that such attempts had been and would be in the future as well, unfortunately. Therefore, we must be very careful. They [the opposition] used their resources, their influential lobbyists, etc.", said Gharibashvili.

According to him, the government is erasing the negative narrative and disinformation that flows abundantly from Tbilisi, from the side of the opposition.

“This is a confession- the fact that they themselves admitted this disgraceful act and behavior is good. I want to reassure everyone, regardless of internal or external enemies, our country will get the status anyway. I'm sure everything will be fine. We should follow this situation calmly and vigilantly", said Irakli Gharibashvili.

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