Russia and 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 …

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 …

Moscow doctors to treat Prime Minister of Abkhazia

Moscow doctors to treat Prime Minister of Abkhazia

Prime Minister of Abkhazia Alexander Ankvab being infected with Covid-19 flew to Moscow on a special flight, the press service of the republic's Cabinet of Ministers informed today. He will undergo treatment in the …

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, …

Russian servicemen in Abkhazia to receive modern apartments

Russian servicemen in Abkhazia to receive modern apartments

A modern residential complex with a school and kindergarten will be built for the Russian servicemen, serving in Abkhazia, and their families, by the end of the year,’’ the head of the press service of the South-Eastern Military …

 Russian soldiers carry out exercises in Abkhazia

Russian soldiers carry out exercises in Abkhazia

Russian soldiers, in the framework of battalion tactical exercises, held shooting exercises at a landfill in Abkhazia, the press service of the Southern Military District reported. "During the exercise, soldiers worked out matters …

 Russian tourists interested in South Caucasus

Russian tourists interested in South Caucasus

Tour operators and independent travel planning systems recorded a sharp increase in interest among Russian tourists in the republics of the South Caucasus. According to them, the number of those wishing to spent vacation in Azerbaijan, Armenia …

Abkhazia to provide Russians with tangerines

Abkhazia to provide Russians with tangerines

The amount of tangerines Abkhazia exported to Russia this November increased by 30%, the deputy head of the Ministry of Agriculture of the republic, Vladimir Daurov, said. "5650 thousand tonnes of tangerines …