President of the Republic of Abkhazia


Mukhamed Kilba


The Secretary of the Security Council

Kilba Mukhamed Setbievich

Was born on 27th of August 1958 in Staro-Kuvinsk Aul of Adage-Hable region of Karachay Cherkess autonomous district of Stavropol region.

He entered and graduated from Staro-Kuvinsk high school. In 1975 he entered Ordjonikidze high troop commanding college which he graduated in 1979.

Served in Dalnevostochniy, Turkestanskiy, Severokavkazskiy military units as a leader commander of intelligence company and the chair of the intelligence regiment.

1985-1988 – participated in military conflict in the Republic of Afghanistan. Awarded with two orders “Krasnaya Zvezda” and 5 medals of USSR and Afghanistan.

Participated in Patriotic war of the People of Abkhazia of 1992-93. Was the commander of Gagra line of defense, deputy commander of the Gumista front, deputy minister of defense of the Republic of Abkhazia. Has the title of the hero of Abkhazia. Colonel of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Abkhazia.

After the end of the war he was elected as a Member of People’s Assembly – the Parliament of Karachay Cherkessia in 1995, 1999, he was the Adviser of the President of Karachay Cherkessia Republic from 2003 to 2004. 

Married. Has three children.

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