Indira BARTSITS (Abkhazia)
Abkhazia’s Foreign Minister, Sergei Shamba, has expressed anger over the decision PACE made during its spring session to reaffirm its previous resolution on the situation in Abkhazia and South Ossetia.
The spring session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) took place in Strasbourg from April 26-30.
The Foreign Minister’s statement, which was released on Thursday, reads as follows: "Previous PACE resolutions were biased in nature in that they absolved Georgia of guilt for provoking tensions in the region and starting the conflict in South Ossetia and Abkhazia; the resolutions cannot be viewed as an objective approach to solving the existing problems.”
Shamba believes that PACE has once again demonstrated its lack of constructive ideas ...