President of Abkhazia, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Aslan Bzhaniya visited the Special Purpose Center of the State Security Service of Abkhazia. The Head of State was accompanied by Acting Chairman of the State Security Service Robert Kiut and Member of Parliament Raul Lolua. Aslan Bzhaniya commemorated the fighters of the Special Purpose Center who died while doing their duty. The President familiarized himself with the conditions of service of the divisions’ fighters. Head of the Center Dzhon Atumava reported to the Commander-in-Chief on the measures taken for combat training, the conditions of service, and the material and technical condition of the base.
Aslan Bzhaniya held a meeting with the officers of the Center. The President outlined the main tasks of the Center: resistance to organized crime, international terrorism, and extremism. “The security of our citizens should be provided. There should not and will not be any centers of power in the state, except for the people and the bodies authorized by them”, - said Aslan Bzhaniya. “The Special Purpose Center was always at the forefront, and I, as Head of State, plan to support you”, - stressed the President. During the visit, President Aslan Bzhaniya took part in combat shooting.