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 (so͝ok′ə-mē, so͝oKH′-)


(Russian suˈxumi)
(Placename) a port and resort in W Georgia, on the Black Sea: site of an ancient Greek colony. Pop: 134 000 (2005 est)


(sʊˈku mi, ˈsu kə-)

the capital of Abkhazia, in the NW Georgian Republic, on the Black Sea. 122,000.
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Twenty percent of Georgia's territory is occupied by Russia and Russia has opened two embassies, in Sukhumi and Tskhinvali, and while that situation remains, diplomatic relations cannot be restored," she said.
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Sukhumi de-factor authorities disseminated information that the island state had recognized independence of Abkhazia in May
Meanwhile, the Russian missile cruiser Moskva and two smaller missile boats are anchored at the port in Sukhumi, the capital of Abkhazia, some 180 miles north of Batumi.
He also said that Russia and Abkhazia would look for creation of transit railways between Moscow, Sukhumi, Tbilisi and Erevan.
for the International Crisis Group (ICG), affirmed that a process of confidence restoration was observed in Sukhumi and Tskhinvali,
inconsiderable fine for the first visit to Abkhazia or South Ossetia, in some cases it will be possible to visit legally Sukhumi or
Assembly calls on Georgia, Russia and the de facto authorities in Sukhumi and Tskhinvali to: take fully into account and implement the
No one has applied to the Abkhazian leadership for restoration of the through route," Ankvab told media in Sukhumi.
The US Coast Guard Cutter Dallas docked in Georgia's southern port city of Batumi on Wednesday while the Russian missile cruiser Moskva (Moscow) arrived along with other ships in Sukhumi, the capital of breakaway Abkhazia.
The document contains concrete proposals to Moscow, Tbilisi, Sukhumi and Tskhinvali on how to improve
However, the authorities of Sukhumi quickly passed up Tbilisi's proposal, Moscow's reaction was