On January 12, President Raul Khadzhimba made a television address to the people of the Republic of Abkhazia.
In the official residency of the President, through mediation of the Deputy Secretary of the Security Council of the Russian Federation Rashid Nurgaliyev, negotiations took place between President of the Republic of Abkhazia Raul Khadzhimba and the representatives of the opposition Alkhas Kvitsinia and Aslan Bzhania.
13th of December, 2016
"As guarantor of the Constitution, I believe that it is my duty to preserve the sovereignty of the state, which was restored at the cost of great sacrifices, and the unity of our society. This is why I will do everything necessary to preserve law and order in our state"