New Abkhaz Leader Takes Oath Of Office

Aleksandr Ankvab has been sworn in as the de facto leader of the breakaway Georgian region of Abkhazia. Ankvab won the August 26 presidential election that was denounced by Georgia. Abkhazia conducted elections on August 26 after the previous leader Sergei Bagapsh died in May. Abkhazia broke away from Georgia after the brief Russian-Georgian war […]