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FILE In this file photo taken on Saturday, April 8, 2017, Georgian border guards patrol a border with Georgia's breakaway region of South Ossetia, near the village of Khurvaleti, Georgia.

Bordering Georgia’s breakaway regions, villagers fear Russia’s next steps

FX Empire 24 Nov 2022
After a ceasefire ended that five-day war, Russia recognised South Ossetia and another breakaway region, Abkhazia, as independent states and garrisoned troops there ... The war was also over Abkhazia – another region internationally recognised as part of Georgia but under the control of Russian-backed separatists.

Russian National Detained in Abkhazia for Smuggling Drugs - Interior Ministry

Urdu Point 29 Oct 2022
SUKHUM (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 29th October, 2022) A Russian national has been detained in Sukhum, the capital of the Georgian breakaway region of Abkhazia, for ...

Abkhazia, Russia, Syria Launch Trilateral Consultations Mechanism - Foreign Ministry

Urdu Point 22 Oct 2022
SUKHUMI (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 22nd October, 2022) Abkhazia, Russia, and Syria have launched a trilateral consultations ...

The Red Adidas Tracksuit Sealed the Deal

New York Times 21 Oct 2022
Katherine Bonneau was charmed by Mikhail Kosyan’s ability to be himself, along with his sense of humor and thoughtfulness. They were engaged after seven months ... .

Democracy is worth defending in the face of multiple attacks from Russia and Iran to ...

Mail Guardian South Africa 19 Oct 2022
In his very readable travelogue To Jerusalem and Back ... Rather similar to Putin’s playbook during the war in the Ukraine, Russia recognised Georgia’s breakaway regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia in 2008 as independent countries and even subsequently occupied these territories ... Russia is behaving in an imperialist way.” ... We make it make sense.

Congratulations to President of Abkhazia Aslan Bzhania (The President of Russia)

Public Technologies 03 Oct 2022
). The message reads, in part.. "The development of Russia-Abkhazia relations is based on the principles of alliance and strategic partnership ... Abkhazia. Topics. Foreign policy. Persons. Bzhania Aslan.

Georgia condemns Belarusian leader’s trip to breakaway area of Abkhazia

MENA FN 29 Sep 2022
(MENAFN) Georgia on Wednesday condemned Belarusian Leader Aleksandr Lukashenko–s visit to its breakaway region of Abkhazia. –This is an unacceptable violation of Georgia–s Law on Occupied ... .

Abkhazia Respects People's Will Expression at Referenda in DPR, LPR - Foreign Minister

Urdu Point 28 Sep 2022
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 28th September, 2022) Abkhazia pays attention to and respects the will of the residents of the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics (DPR and LPR), ...

Abkhazia Ready to Sign Agreement With Georgia on Non-Use of Force Early October - Official

Urdu Point 28 Sep 2022
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 28th September, 2022) The breakaway republic of Abkhazia is ready to sign an agreement with Georgia on the non-use of force at the next round of the International Geneva Discussions ...

Georgia slams Belarusian president’s visit to breakaway region of Abkhazia

Anadolu Agency 28 Sep 2022
Georgia on Wednesday slammed Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko’s visit to its breakaway region of Abkhazia ... In 2008, a five-day conflict referred to as the South Ossetia conflict broke out between Georgia and Russia concerning the breakaway regions of South Ossetia and Abkhazia.

Russia, Abkhazia Hold Joint Drills in Sukhum to Combat Terrorism, Extremism - FSB

Urdu Point 24 Sep 2022
Consolidated groups of Russian Interior Ministry, Emergency Situations Ministry, Abkhaz State Security Service, State Guard Service, State Customs Committee of Abkhazia and the FSB took part in the drills ... We can witness smooth coordination between special units of the State Security Service of Abkhazia and the Federal Security Service.
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Official visit of the President of the Republic of Moldova Maia Sandu to Kyiv, January 12, 2021. Meeting with the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskiy

War or peace? The future of Transnistria

Free West Media 07 Sep 2022
However, several threats are on the horizon ... Near the monument of Alexander Suvorov in the centre of Tiraspol fly the flags of the three countries that officially recognise the PMR; Abkhazia, Artsakh and South Ossetia – all of them also break away republics without international recognition ... It has its own army, police, fire service and currency ... ....

Russia Not Planning to Create New Military Base in Abkhazia - Russian Ambassador

Urdu Point 26 Aug 2022
SUKHUMI (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 26th August, 2022) Russia has no plans to build a new military base in Abkhazia, Russian Ambassador to the ...

Abkhazia, Syria to Sign Memorandum of Understanding in Political Consultations

Urdu Point 24 Aug 2022
Syria recognized the independence of Abkhazia and South Ossetia, and also established diplomatic relations with Sukhum and Tskhinval in May 2018.

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