Abkhazia

Restriction on electricity supply lifted in Abkhazia

Restriction on electricity supply lifted in Abkhazia

The restrictions on the supply of electricity in Abkhazia, which were in place due to energy shortages, were lifted. The restriction was introduced in autumn. Electricity was turned off throughout the country twice a day for one …

Abkhazia establishes diplomatic relations with DPR

Abkhazia establishes diplomatic relations with DPR

Abkhazia has established diplomatic relations with the Donetsk People's Republic today, the press service of the republic's Foreign Ministry has spread this message. "On March 9, 2022, the Republic of Abkhazia and the …

COVID-19-like pandemic may hit again within next 60 years

COVID-19-like pandemic may hit again within next 60 years

Most of us hope the coronavirus pandemic will be a once-in-a-lifetime event, but it may be "relatively likely" that another global infectious outbreak will occur in the near future. Scientists from the University of …

Covid patient dies due to electricity outage in Abkhazia

Covid patient dies due to electricity outage in Abkhazia

A Covid patient has died at Gudauta district hospital in Abkhazia due to a respiratory ventilator’s failure caused by an electricity outage, local media reports.  Doctors started taking resuscitation measures immediately, …

Russian tourists on stand up paddle boards rescued in Abkhazia

Russian tourists on stand up paddle boards rescued in Abkhazia

In Abkhazia, Russian tourists who went out into the open sea on paddle boards in the evening were rescued. "During the control mission at night in conditions of limited visibility at a considerable distance from the coast, a group …

Caucasus transport projects depend on geopolitics and tourism

Caucasus transport projects depend on geopolitics and tourism

There are not so many turnpike roads in the Caucasus so far to fully ensure even today's, far from full-fledged, transportation of passengers and goods. But the roads at all times remained the circulatory system of the economy. For example, experts considered that one ruble invested in the construction of the road quickly brings the regional economy up to five rubles. In addition, the Caucasus remains the most important geopolitical crossroads.

Abkhaz rescuers stop searching for Russian tourist

Abkhaz rescuers stop searching for Russian tourist

After ten days of the search operation, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Abkhazia stopped searching for a Russian tourist from Yekaterinburg, Vladimir Ulyanov, who got lost in the upper reaches of the Gumista River, the press service of …

Russian tourist missing in mountains for four days

Russian tourist missing in mountains for four days

For the fourth day, Abkhaz rescuers have been searching for a tourist from Russia who disappeared in the mountains, Deputy Head of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the republic Tigran Delibaltyan reported. A few days ago, Russian …

Russian blogger dies in Abkhazia

Russian blogger dies in Abkhazia

Russian blogger Vitaly Vygranovsky decided to try himself and went on a 40-day hunger strike. A few days before the end of the trial, a 40-year-old man died,  the Dvach / Newsach Telegram channel informs. The blogger posted a video …

Russian journalist Pozner leaves Tbilisi after protests

Russian journalist Pozner leaves Tbilisi after protests

Russian journalist Vladimir Pozner left Tbilisi in a hurry after protests held by Georgian activists against his visit, according to media reports. Georgian civil activists held a demonstration close to Vinotel Boutique Hotel where …

What do the Caucasian peoples say about their Motherland

What do the Caucasian peoples say about their Motherland

Among all human qualities, wisdom has always and among all peoples especially stood out, the one that was the bearer of the national tradition, and a fair trial, and fatherly advice and the most desperate act, and the most verified decision. …

Abkhaz rescuers find body of St. Petersburg tourist

Abkhaz rescuers find body of St. Petersburg tourist

Today, employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Abkhazia found a body of a tourist from St. Petersburg, who fell into the river in the Gudauta region on August 12, the press service of the republican Ministry of Emergency Situations …

Aslan Bzhaniya's victory: what should Abkhazia expect

Aslan Bzhaniya's victory: what should Abkhazia expect

Extraordinary elections of the head of Abkhazia ended with the victory of the opposition. Having won more than 55% of the vote, the candidate from the united opposition Aslan Bzhaniya has already announced his readiness to start reforms, …

Aslan Bzhaniya wins presidential election in Abkhazia

Aslan Bzhaniya wins presidential election in Abkhazia

Leader of the opposition Aslan Bzhania won election of the President of Abkhazia. According to the CEC, he got 56.5% of the votes. Second presidential election was held in Abkhazia on Sunday, March 22. Deputy Prime Minister, …