Abkhazia: Candidates Line Up For Assembly Elections
Below is an article published by the Administration of the President of the Republic of Abkhazia:
The city election commission registered candidates for the Sukhum City Assembly, the capital’s administration told "Apsnypress".
A businessman Aslan Basaria; a ZAO “Aquafon -GSM” employee Dmitry Gvaramia; an electrician of automatic telephone exchange-226 Ismet Jakub-ogly were registered candidates in #8 constituency.
A researcher for the Center for strategic research to the President of the Republic of Abkhazia Lana Tsaava and a private entrepreneur Mikhail Gabelia were registered candidates in #19 constituency.
Re-elections to the Sukhum City Assembly in two #8 and #19 constituencies will be held on Saturday, March 27 . Re-elections were set in connection with unexpected death of two MPs of the City Assembly – Dmitry Chukbar and Roland Alan.
Initiative groups were registered and nomination of candidates was held from February 17 till March 8 .