President of the Republic of Abkhazia Raul Khadzhimba received a letter through diplomatic channels from President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro.
The letter states, in particular:
“To His Excellency
President of the Republic of Abkhazia
I address you on behalf of the people and the government of Venezuela, and myself in order to express deep gratitude for your sincere congratulations on the occasion of my re-election as President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.
With a feeling of deep satisfaction, I am glad to guarantee the further deepening of the ties of solidarity and friendship between Venezuela and Abkhazia. These ties strengthen the bilateral relations between our states for the purpose of developing alternative directions of integrated cooperation for the benefit of our nations.
On this occasion, I would like to confirm once again our unwavering support for the international independence of the Republic of Abkhazia.
I would also like to confirm our willingness to work together in order to ensure the existence of a multipolar world order and the protection of national sovereignty, justice and peace between states.
With a feeling of gratitude, respect and solidarity for you personally and in relation to your heroic people, I say goodbye and assure you of my highest respect and reverence.
President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
Nicolas Maduro Moros”.