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Following recognition by Moscow, Abkhaz leadership to seek full international acceptance.
9 Mar 10
Issue likely to dominate December elections, but in reality Abkhazia’s options constrained by dependence on Russia.
7 Aug 09
Abkhaz seize key valley held by Georgian troops dealing further blow to beleaguered Tbilisi government.
15 Aug 08
Abkhaz authorities say serial bombings are part of a Georgian plan to wreck their economy.
7 Jul 08
Abkhaz leadership mulls closer military ties with Moscow, as tensions with Tbilisi mount.
8 May 08
Officials in Sukhum believe Moscow’s new policy towards them is helping them move further away from Georgia.
24 Apr 08
Sacking of city mayor triggers wider government crackdown.
1 Jun 07
All sides want independence from Georgia, but have their differences over domestic policy.
1 Mar 07
The president of Abkhazia and his recent political foes abandon hostilities for a display of national unity.
24 Feb 06
A new law will offer citizenship to anyone of Abkhaz origin, even if they were not born in the republic.
10 Nov 05