On June 11, a meeting of the Security Councils of the Republic of Abkhazia and the Russian Federation took place under the chairmanship of the President of the Republic of Abkhazia Raul Khadzhimba.
The President greeted the participants of the meeting.
“I am happy to see you again here in Abkhazia. Joint work with the Security Council and all other structural divisions is ongoing, and it aims to strengthen our cooperation. We are ready to continue the full amount of work that has been started. Without a doubt, this work is necessary to our people and our state. There is a range of questions that we will discuss with you. I hope that there will be an understanding that more active work is needed to implement projects that have been discussed and outlined in our documents, particularly in the Treaty from 2014. The implementation of many of these projects will require our joint efforts”, - remarked the President.
Deputy Secretary of the Security Council of the Russian Federation Rashid Nurgaliyev thanked Raul Khadzhimba for the cordial welcome:
“Thank you for the cordial welcome and for creating good working conditions. Yesterday, we have met with you and discussed the broader agenda that included questions that we will have to discuss today”.
Questions related to the progress of the implementation of the Investment program of the socio-economic assistance to the development of the Republic of Abkhazia have been discussed at the meeting, particularly those related to the development of social and transport infrastructure. The sides have also discussed questions of the development of the infrastructure for the provision of medical aid, the results of clinical examination, the construction of a new penitentiary institution, the functioning of a multilateral automobile checkpoint across the Abkhazian-Russian border, as well as measures to localise and eliminate foci of the marble bug.