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Restricted crossing point in Abkhazia. European observers worried

(B2) Head of the European Observer Mission in Georgia (EUMM Georgia), Erik Hoeg, on Friday (June 28) expressed his “ deep concern » after the restrictions imposed since the day before (Thursday, June 27) at the crossing points controlled by the Abkhazian authorities

Crossing point to Abkhazia (credit: EUMM Georgia)

« EUMM patrols today confirmed a significant decrease in movements in Abkhazia “, this region which seceded from Georgia since the beginning of the 1990s. This decision “ severely restricts freedom of movement and harms the livelihoods of local residents he says.

Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).