José Manuel BARROSO, President of the EC, receives Bidzina IVANISHVILI, Prime Minister of Georgia: Arrival and roundtable Extracts from the joint press briefing following the meeting

Type: NEWS   Référence: 89703   Durée: 00:04:40   Première transmission: 12/11/2012  Lieu: Brussels, Belgium - EC/Berlaymont
Fin de production: 12/11/2012
Georgia's newly elected Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili visits Jose Manuel Barroso. It is his first foreign trip as head of the Georgian government.

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00:00:00 Title 00:00:05
00:00:05 Exterior view of the Berlaymont building 00:00:10
00:00:15 Close shot of the Georgian flag 00:00:07
00:00:22 Arrival of Bidzina Ivanishvili, Prime Minister of Georgia and José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC 00:00:25
00:00:47 Handshake of Bidzina Ivanishvili and José Manuel Barroso 00:00:09
00:00:56 Arrival of Bidzina Ivanishvili and José Manuel Barroso in the office 00:00:09
00:01:05 Bidzina Ivanishvili and José Manuel Barroso (2 shots) 00:00:14
00:01:19 Arrival of Bidzina Ivanishvili and José Manuel Barroso at the press point 00:00:05
00:01:24 Cutaway of the speakers 00:00:02
00:01:26 SOUNDBITE by José Manuel Barroso (In English) saying that: I see the Prime Minister's choice to visit Brussels in his first official trip abroad as a clear sign of Georgia's continued engagement with the EU. Georgia is a key member of our Eastern Partnership and the EU is keen in bringing the country closer to the EU. 00:00:22
00:01:48 Cutaway of a photographer 00:00:07
00:01:55 SOUNDBITE by José Manuel Barroso (In English) saying that: The elections in Georgia were successfully held and they were recognized as such: Free and fair elections. But as we all know, democracy goes beyond the Election Day; it is also the day after and upholding our democratic principles and rule of law on a daily basis. This is an indispensable condition for democracy. 00:00:27
00:02:22 Cutaway of the speakers 00:00:04
00:02:26 SOUNDBITE by José Manuel Barroso (In English) saying that: We have already closed several chapters in our Association agreement negotiations. We are making real progress in the deepened comprehensive free trade area negotiations and we hope that the pace of trade reforms in the country will allow us to finalize these negotiations in time for the 2013 Eastern Partnership Summit in Vilnius. 00:00:24
00:02:50 Cutaway of the translators 00:00:07
00:02:57 SOUNDBITE by Bidzina Ivanishvili (In Georgian) saying that: Today I stated that the new government which I'm the leader, has as a priority the European integration as well as integration into the NATO and we will do our best to accelerate this process as much as it is possible. 00:00:23
00:03:20 Cutaway 00:00:06
00:03:26 SOUNDBITE by Bidzina Ivanishvili (In Georgian) saying that: We do our best to have Georgia fulfilled and implement all the tasks and objectives which we have in the agenda and in the roadmap of the Eastern Partnership. 00:00:22
00:03:48 Cutaway of a cameraman 00:00:07
00:03:55 SOUNDBITE by Bidzina Ivanishvili (In Georgian) saying that: It is also very important to continue the Geneva talks and with this regard we still call upon the EU to support this format. It is also very interesting to underline the very strong position of the EU with regards of the recognition of the territorial integrity of Georgia and in the future we still hope that in the security issues and in the stability issues we will receive the strong support from the EU. 00:00:31
00:04:26 Bidzina Ivanishvili and José Manuel Barroso leaving the press room 00:00:14
00:04:40 End 00:00:00
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