Security Council

The Security Council of the Republic of Abkhazia is a constitutional body that implements preparation of decisions of the President of the Republic of Abkhazia on protection of vitally important interests of individuals, society and state from internal and external threats, conduction of a sole state policy on security.

The Security Council is formed by the President of the RA and is a body that creates conditions for realization of the President’s constitutional credentials on protection of human rights, protection of sovereignty of the RA, its independence and state integrity.

Chairman – the President of the Republic of Abkhazia.

Security Council includes:

The President - Aslan Bzhaniya

Prime Minister - Aleksandr Ankvab

The Speaker of the People’s Assembly-Parliament - Valeryi Kvarchia

Acting Secretary of the Security Council - Beslan Kvitsiniya

General Prosecutor – Adgur Agrba

Minister of Defenсe – 

The Chair of the State Security Service – 

Minister of Internal Affairs –  

Minister of Foreign Affairs –  Daur Kove

Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Abkhazia - Vasiliy Luniov.

Other officials appointed by the President of the Republic of Abkhazia may become members of the Security Council.

The Chair of the Security Council – the President of the Republic of Abkhazia leads the activities of the Security Council.

The meetings of the Security Council are conducted on a regular basis according to a plan approved by the Chairman of the Security Council. Upon necessity, unscheduled meetings may be conducted.

The Secretary of the Security Council arranges the meetings and enables the preparation of projects of the decisions of the Security Council.

The Secretary of the Security Council is a state authority of the Republic of Abkhazia subordinate directly to the President of RA. He is appointed and dismissed by the President of the RA. The activities of the Security Council are provided by the executive office of the Security Council headed by the Secretary.

The executive office of the Security Council of the Republic of Abkhazia conducts organizational and technical, information, and analytical provision of the Security Council activities on realization of its competences in guaranteeing the security of the individual, society, and state.


Acting Secretary of the Security Council

Beslan Kvitsiniya

Tel. +7 840 229-70-05

+7 840 226-57-25

Deputy Secretary of the Security Council

 Rafail Mindzhiya

Tel. +7 840 229-70-21

+7 840 226-52-50

Assistant to the Secretary of the Security Council

Diana Kvekveskiri

Tel. +7 840 229-70-21

+7 840 226-52-50

Senior assistant of the executive office of the Security Council

 Muaed Afaunov

Tel. +7 840 226-34-09

Senior assistant of the executive office of the Security Council

Yulia Avidzba

Tel. +7 840 229-70-23