Russian President congratulated Abkhazian President on Happy New Year and Merry Christmas
Sukhum. December 23. Apsnypress. The message says:
"Dear Raul Dzhumkovich!
I cordially congratulate you on the coming New Year and Christmas.
In the past year, relations between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Abkhazia is actively developing in the spirit of alliance and strategic partnership.
I am confident that together we will continue to strengthen bilateral cooperation in trade-economic, scientific-technical and humanitarian spheres, to communicate effectively in ensuring regional security and stability.
I wish you good health and success, and to all citizens of the republic - peace, welfare and prosperity".