President of the Republic of Abkhazia Raul Khadzhimba had a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in the Syrian Arab Republic Alexander Kinshak during the official visit to Syria.
Alexander Kinshak congratulated the President on the tenth anniversary of the recognition of the Republic of Abkhazia by the Russian Federation. He also pointed out the importance of Raul Khadzhimba’s official visit both for Abkhazia and for Syria. Alexander Kinshak added that in Syria, the official visit of the President of Abkhazia was perceived positively. He also expressed readiness to assist the colleagues from the Republic of Abkhazia in the work of the future Embassy of Abkhazia in Syria.
The Head of State thanked Alexander Kinshak. The President also remarked that for Abkhazia, an official visit to Syria is a historic event. Raul Khadzhimba stressed that Abkhazia and Syria are united by ancient historical ties, the Abkhazian diaspora living in Syria and by the fight for the freedom of one’s Homeland.