Aleksandr Ankvab is an Abkhaz politician and businessman. He was President of Abkhazia from 29 May 2011, until his resignation on 1 June 2014. He previously served as Prime Minister from 2005 to 2010 and Vice-President from 2010 to 2011.
The Abkhaz PM said he considers Georgians in Abkhazia to be its citizens
Business of the Prime Minister of Abkhazia Alexander Ankvab - $ 220 million, ex-president Raul Khadjimba - $ 27 million
Who is Aslan Bzhania and what Abkhazia's new trend - political groups that opposed one another now joining forces - is about
Two out of three applicants are focusing on the fight against crime, one on economic growth
The decision was made by the Supreme Court at an emergency meeting in the evening of January 10 amid mass protests
All you need to know about the candidates and the context of the election - and which candidates are backed by Russia
After a series of extraordinary events, including the alleged poisoning of the opposition leader, there is no clear-cut favorite in the elections.
The opposition has failed to agree upon a single candidate, and will go to the elections on August 25 with three hopefuls
"...as a person who thinks and lives according to the law, I find myself vulnerable in this system of lawlessness, where the real power lies in the streets” - Vice President Gabnia
New passport legislation analyzed by lawyers and local residents
Detailed background information on candidates, election-related expenses and problems
Sukhum news – parties have started manifesting interest in political programs instead of political figures
The President seeks common language with the opposition, demanding his resignation