Chess players in the Abkhaz capital Sukhumi
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Abkhaz-Georgian relations: A complex game

On Saturday parliamentary elections will be held in the separatist territory of Abkhazia, which broke away from Georgia in a bloody war in the 1990s.

There is currently a fragile ceasefire between Abkhazia and Georgia, which says the region is a part of Georgia.

But there are signs that instability in the region is growing again, as Damien McGuinness reports from the Abkhaz capital Sukhumi.

  • 09 Mar 2012