May 21 is a Memorial Day of the Victims of the Caucasian War

The commemorative events dedicated to the Memorial Day of Victims of the Caucasian War was held in Abkhazia. 

In Sukhum, the events began with a presentation in the Abkhazian  theater named after Samson Chanba, which was visited by President Raul Khadzhimba and members of the government. Abkhazian public figures, writers and poets, as well as song ensembles performed there. 

At the end of the show, people gathered on the embankment of the Mahajirs, where the ceremony of laying wreaths was held, and a small concert took place.