US Deputy Chief of Mission Participates in Panel Discussion Led by Stanford University Sr Fellow Francis Fukuyama at the 2016 Tbilisi Leadership Forum

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On January 19, US Deputy Chief of Mission Nicholas Berliner participated in a panel discussion at The 2016 Tbilisi Leadership Forum on the theme of “Defending Values – The Role of Strategic Partnership in Democratic Transitions.”  During his remarks, DCM Berliner stressed the importance of the US – Georgia Charter on Strategic Partnership signed in 2009.  He highlighted that “this partnership is really about helping Georgia to realize what are the overwhelming ambitions of the Georgian people, and this is very clear.  The Georgian people support a Euro-Atlantic future for their country, and we very much want to help Georgia achieve this goal.”