Abkhazia

August 21, 2019 21:47

  • Electoral office of presidential candidate Arshba shelled

    Policemen have begun searching for the man who has shelled the electoral office of Oleg Arshba located in the Abkhaz village of Mgudzyrkhua today. The office staff has treated the incident as an attempt to intimidate the presidential candidate and his team.

August 12, 2019 10:48

August 05, 2019 19:24

  • Surkov's visit outlines Kremlin's interests in presidential election in Abkhazia

    It is not so important for the Kremlin who wins the presidential election in Abkhazia, while the stability in the region is of more importance for Moscow. This opinion was voiced by Alexander Krylov, a researcher from the Russian Academy of Science (RAS), when he commented on the meeting between Vladislav Surkov and Raul Khadjimba. The visit of the President Putin's aide to Abkhazia testifies to the support of the current president of the republic, objects Arthur Ataev, the associate professor at the Moscow State Institute of Culture.

August 03, 2019 15:56

  • Detainee's death raises problem of torture in Abkhazia

    It is necessary to tighten the criminal liability for the use of torture by law enforcers, and record on video interrogations of detainees, Asida Shakryl, the Abkhaz Ombudsperson, has stated in connection with the resonant case of the death of the detainee, Anzor Tarba.

August 01, 2019 14:57

July 30, 2019 10:48

  • Adjara media ignore pro-Russian rally

    Several tens thousand people never took part in the rally of the oppositional "Alliance of Georgian Patriots" Party in Batumi; the number of participants was barely three thousand, Georgian experts told the "Caucasian Knot". The media of Adjara practically did not cover the rally.

July 29, 2019 11:13

July 12, 2019 17:01

July 10, 2019 11:23

  • OSCE resolution actualizes legal problem of Abkhazia and South Ossetia

    The resolution of the OSCE (Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe) on Abkhazia and South Ossetia will not force Russia to reconsider the recognition of the independence of Abkhazia and South Ossetia, but is a factor of diplomatic pressure on the Kremlin, Georgian political analysts assert.

July 08, 2019 11:12

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