Daur Kove, the Abkhaz Foreign Minister, Igor Akhba, the Ambassador of the Republic of Abkhazia to the Russian Federation and Renat Karchaa, the Assistant to the President of the Republic of Abkhazia for Strategic Communications met with Alexey Shaposhnikov, the Chairman of the Moscow City Duma on July 16, in Moscow.
The parties discussed the prospects for cooperation between the city of Moscow and the city of Sukhum as well as the exchange of experience in the tourism sector.
The delegation from the Sukhum City Assembly visited the Parliament of Moscow in 2017. The deputies of Moscow and Sukhum expressed the confidence in the soonest signing of a protocol on cooperation and discussed the specifics of the development of the two capitals.
Then the Chairman of the Moscow City Duma Alexey Shaposhnikov noted that the Parliament of the Russian capital pays the special attention to the development of international relations. In particular, we are interested in developing of relations with the City Assembly of Sukhum.