Daur Kove, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Abkhazia congratulated Gleb Nikitin, the Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod Region,on conferring of the rank the «City of Labor Valor» to Nizhny Novgorod.
It is said:
"The close contacts were established between the Republic of Abkhazia and the Nizhny Novgorod Region as well as an Agreement was signed «on Trade, Economic, Scientific, Technical and Cultural cooperation. »
I am sure that deepening cooperation on the implementation of the above-mentioned Agreement will give impetus to the development of relations between the Republic of Abkhazia and the Russian Federation in the framework of cooperation with the constituent entities of the Russian Federation. »