"Articles of the agreement stipulate for exchanging training sport camps and course in different games of the Syrian and Abkhazian
clubs and national teams," President of the National Olympic Committee of Abkhazia Valery Arshba said in a press statement.
President Raul Khadzhimba recently wrapped up a meeting with law enforcement and security agencies.
According to Article 4 of the 2014 Alliance and Strategic Partnership Agreement between the Republic of Abkhazia and the Russian Federation, Abkhazian
foreign policies are to be in harmony with those of Moscow.
residents can easily get Russian passports -- which offer their only possibility to travel to Western countries.
Gennady Tsvinariya, president of Nart FC made the offer to Suarez, saying: "Of course we cannot offer the Uruguayan footballer a financial package that he is used to, but the Abkhazian
championship is at its peak." When you put it like that, who could say no?
First Deputy of the Jordan Chamber of Commerce Board Issa Murad discussed with a delegation from the Abkhazian
Chamber of Trade and Industry means of boosting economic and trade relations between Jordan and Abkhazia.
During Sunday's first ever visit by a Russian president to the regions since the war two years ago, Dmitry Medvedev met with the Abkhazian
leader Sergei Bagapsh in Sukhumi, the main city of Abkhazia.
This was one of the major goals that we set at that time and at the same time we were trying to use the international community, the European Union, and their donorship to help facilitate and implement the processes in economic, cultural and other relations, which would also help the Georgian and Abkhazian
societies get closer and only after that we'd touch upon the status-related issues.
Tbilisi has had no say in South Ossetian affairs since the war instigated there by Georgia's first post-communist leader, the late Zviad Gamsakhurdia, ended with the Dagomys Agreement in June 1992, just as it has had no say in Abkhazian
affairs since the war imposed on the republic by Eduard Shevardnadze on 14th August 1992 ended with the expulsion of Georgian forces at the end of September 1993.
Now is the time for Georgian, Russian, Abkhazian
, and Ossetian civilians who are bearing the brunt of the conflict to come together to stop imperial chess games that kill thousands of people and leave thousands more displaced and emotionally wounded.
In addition, one Georgian police officer was killed and three others wounded at the weekend by separatist Abkhazian
DESPITE officially recognizing the territorial integrity of Georgia since it became independent with the collapse of the old Soviet Union in 1991, Russia has supported Abkhazian
and South Ossetian rebels seeking to break away from Georgian rule.
We heard that Abkhazian
irregulars had been looting nearby and we tried to get into villages to see the evidence.
They also moved into the town of Zugdidi where they seized police stations, while Abkhazian
forces took control of the nearby village of Kurga.
The UN is in the area to monitor a peace agreement between Abkhazian
and Georgian groups.