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Bzhania named the timing of Abkhazia’s entry into the Union State

Abkhazia is interested in participating in the Union State of Russia and Belarus while maintaining its independence, said President of Abkhazia Aslan Bzhania.

“A union state is a format in which independent states agree on mutually beneficial terms to create supranational structures. We are ready for this, but we need to go through a certain stage, regulations must be prepared, and this story may take about 5-10 years, just like the story associated with the recognition of the independence of Abkhazia by Russia,” TASS quotes the Abkhaz president.

Bzhania noted that he is guided by the documents signed between Abkhazia and the Russian Federation. The interstate agreement on alliance and strategic partnership was signed on November 24, 2014, and it clearly states that Russia is assisting the Republic of Abkhazia in participating in integration processes that are initiated by the Russian Federation, he emphasized.

“This form most fully corresponds to our future, our vision of the future. We want to be together with Russia, Belarus, we want to be active participants in this integration process while maintaining our independence,” the president said.

According to him. in the future, “there will be a multipolar and fairer world, and there must be regional alliances.”

“This union (of Russia, Belarus and Abkhazia) is beneficial to the people of the Russian Federation, the people of Belarus, and, of course, the people of Abkhazia. It will allow us to preserve our identity and culture, on the one hand, and, on the other hand, its development. I think that working towards such an alliance is the right vector for the development of our relations,” he added. reported that Abkhazia is still not recognized by Belarus, although contacts in various directions are actively developing between the two countries.

Bzhania named the timing of Abkhazia’s entry into the Union State