Terrorism in Sukhumi

News broke this morning that a large bomb has detonated outside of the Sukhumi city administration building during planning efforts for the upcoming Abkhaz independence day celebrations on the 23rd of July. The Abkhazian government has yet to release any information related to casualties or injuries. The perpetrators of the attack were believed to be Georgian ultra-nationalists who of course harbor resentment for the independence movement in Abkhazia. Smoke could be seen rising from the city throughout the morning and much of the afternoon. Many geopolitical analysts and journalists are worried that this may only be the very beginning of a new chapter in the bloody history of Abkhazian/Georgian relations....

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