Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev congratulated President of the Republic of Abkhazia Raul Khadzhimba on the New Year and Christmas.
The congratulation states, in particular:
“In the past year, Russia and Abkhazia continued the work to strengthen bilateral relations which are founded on the principles of alliance and strategic partnership. The mechanisms of multifaceted socio-economic cooperation were being perfected and the legal basis of intergovernmental cooperation was expanding.
I am certain that these positive processes which are in the interests of our states will continue developing in 2018”.