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Tbilisi. Georgian President, Mikheil Saakashvili, begins his visit to Turkey, where he is expected to participate in the 20th Anniversary Summit of the Heads of State or Government of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC), scheduled for June 26, in Istanbul - Georgian President's Spokesperson, Manana Manjgaladze, briefed journalists on Tuesday.
According to Manjgaladze, during the visit, President Saakashvili will hold bilateral meetings with Turkish President, Abdullah Gul and other leaders of the countries-participants in the summit.
"After visiting Turkey, Georgian President will travel to Brussels, where he is expected to attend the European People's Party summit, on June 28. When in Brussels, President Saakashvili will meet with Catherine Ashton, the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, First Vice President of the European Commission, as well as with other EU high-rank officials," Manjgaladze reported.
In the Spokesperson's words, Mikheil Saakashvili will leave Belgium for Azerbaijan, where he will participate in the Baku regional forum, on June 29. A meeting with Azerbaijani President, Ilham Aliyev, is also planned.