12 December 2019


Short history course

24/09/2019 10:50
The Great Abkhaz wall: questions and answers

In Abkhazia there is the so-called Great Abkhaz wall - an ancient defensive structure, the details of which are still a mystery to contemporaries. Perhaps the answers to all the questions will be given by the scientific project launched this summer.

30/08/2019 11:50
They are missed: on August 30, the Day of Disappeared Persons is marked in Abkhazia

International Day of Disappeared Persons is held every year on August 30th. In Abkhazia, the vast majority of the missing are people who disappeared during the Patriotic War of the people of Abkhazia.

25/08/2019 08:10
How nations united: on the day of the formation of the Confederation of Caucasian Peoples

On August 25-26, 1989, the first congress of the Assembly (Confederation) of the Mountain Peoples of the Caucasus was held in Sukhum. For the 30th anniversary of the creation of the association, which played a key role in the PWPA, the WAC web information portal prepared an essay on the history of the organization's formation.

15/08/2019 10:05
Portraits of the war: stories of Abkhaz volunteers

Volunteer Day, dedicated to people who fought together with the Abkhaz people during the 1992-1993 PWPA, is celebrated on August 15 in Abkhazia. The WAC web info portal publishes several stories of volunteer veterans by this date.

28/07/2019 11:00
Abkhaz Hundred: in whom “the true spirit of chivalry” lived

2019 marks the 105th anniversary since the start of the First World War, in which the Abkhaz warriors fought, showing exceptional courage in battle, sincere devotion to the Motherland.

23/07/2019 10:40 Longread
Open palm to the world: state symbols of Abkhaz and Abaza

The history of the state symbols of the Abkhaz and Abaza people is rooted in antiquity. The image of the flag of the Abkhazian kingdom was found on the medieval maps of the Genoese. The modern flag and emblem of Abkhazia were approved on July 23, 1992. Their author was the Abkhaz artist Valery Gamgia. The state symbols of Abkhazia, as well as the national Abaza flag, reflect the history of nations.

18/03/2019 13:30
Unity in the name of freedom: for the anniversary of the 1989 Lykhny appeal

On March 18, 1989, the historic Lykhny gathering took place in Abkhazia, where an appeal was made on behalf of more than 30 thousand people in favor of independence of Abkhazia with the restoration of the status of the Federal Republic.

27/02/2019 15:45
On the day of the 100th anniversary of “Apsny”: what the first Abkhaz newspaper wrote and writes

100 years ago, on February 27, 1919, the first issue of the first newspaper in the Abkhaz language “Apsny” was published. This day has become a professional holiday of the media of Abkhazia. For the anniversary of the legendary newspaper, the WAC has prepared an essay on the history and the present edition.

27/09/2018 10:30 Longread
Go to death to live

Exactly 25 years ago, the Patriotic War of the people of Abkhazia ended, during which thousands of people were killed. On September 30, 1993, the Abkhaz army managed to regain control over the whole territory of the republic and expel the occupation troops of the State Council of Georgia. From that moment the Republic of Abkhazia declared its full independence.

24/09/2018 08:20
Keleshbey and the Abkhaz dream

Prince Keleshbey Chachba, who ruled Abkhazia at the turn of the 18th and 19th centuries, is one of those Abkhaz politicians who devoted himself entirely to the struggle for the independence of the Motherland.

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