Thursday, September 4, 2008
Barack Obama and Mikheil Saakashvili speak on the phone
Democratic Party US Presidential candidate Barack Obama and Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili had a telephone conversation. Senator Obama expressed his interest in the current situation in Georgia and his support for the country, stating that Democrats are ready to help Georgia and Georgian people in the future. He also welcomed the decision of the US Administration to donate USD 1 billion to help Georgia.