Comment by the Information and Press Department regarding the attack on Russian tourists in Abkhazia
On July 11, unidentified persons attacked Russian tourists near Gudauta in Abkhazia. One of the tourists received a fatal wound and died.
The Foreign Ministry of Russia is deeply concerned about this event and hopes that the law-enforcement agencies in the Republic of Abkhazia will do their best to find and apprehend the criminals.
The Russian Embassy in Sukhum is monitoring the investigation and is providing all the necessary assistance to the victims of the attack.