On June 12, President of the Republic of Abkhazia Raul Khadzhimba congratulated President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on the Russia Day.
The congratulation states, in particular:
“Please accept my sincere congratulations on the occasion of the state holiday - the Russia Day.
On June 12, 1990, a historic event took place - the adoption of the Declaration of the state sovereignty of the RSFSR. The documentary chronicle shows the unique and rich history of this national holiday.
Today the Russian Federation is a strong state which has a modern economy and feels confident in tomorrow.
It is difficult to overstate your personal contribution to the dynamically developing relations of strategic partnership and alliance between our states.
Allow me to sincerely congratulate you, dear Vladimir Vladimirovich, and all Russian citizens on this wonderful holiday and to wish you peace, well-being, prosperity and new achievements for the benefit of Russia”.