Today, President of the Republic of Abkhazia, Head of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Abkhazia Aslan Bzhaniya Visited the Ministry of Defense.
During the working meeting with the heads of the defense institution, Aslan Bzhaniya listened to the reports from the Headquarters of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Abkhazia and officers, heads of the departments of the Ministry of Defense, and familiarized himself with the Armed Forces' planning documentation.
Questions related to work planning in the defense institution and cooperation with the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation were discussed at the meeting.
Aslan Bzhaniya has also visited the Museum of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Abkhazia, the commandant company of the Headquarters of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Abkhazia, the Sukhum military general school, the Training Center of the Ministry of Defense, and got acquainted with the material and technical equipment of the above-mentioned units, the way of life of servicemen and the organization of catering.
Head of the Armed Forces Aslan Bzhaniya answered the journalists' questions about the purpose of visiting the defense institution of the state. “The President is also Commander-in-Chief and should know about the state of the army. This is why I decided to personally come here and see for myself the situation in the Armed Forces. There are both certain problems and achievements here. We take all factors into account.
I think that the Armed Forces are a key institution that ensures the independence of our state. This is why it is normal to pay increased attention to the problems of the armed forces. I will continue to make frequent work visits to the institutions’ divisions, analyze their problems, in order to make the service of our soldiers, officers, and generals easier”, - said Aslan Bzhaniya.