Statement by NATO Secretary General on the elections in South Ossetia, Georgia

  • Press Release (2011) 143
  • Issued on 14 Nov. 2011
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  • Last updated: 14 Nov. 2011 12:53

NATO does not recognise the elections held on November 13 in the Georgian region of South Ossetia.

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen briefing the press on the latest developments in Libya

The holding of such elections does not contribute to a peaceful and lasting settlement of the situation in Georgia. The Alliance reiterates its full support for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Georgia within its internationally recognised borders.