22 Dec 2017 - 16:03
The body of one more person who died due to the 1992-1993 war in the Abkhazia region of Georgia has returned home.
The body of Mikheil Jincharadze who died in the fight in the town of Gagra, Abkhazia in 1992 was brought home 25 years after his death thanks to the efforts by the Georgian government and his own relatives living in Abkhazia.
His son, Aleksandre Jincharadze told the Georgian Public Broadcaster that the family has known the exact location of the father’s grave during all of this time but it became possible only now for the body to return home.
Jincharadze was a member of the Abkhaz Supreme Council and the head of the administration of Gagra city hall.
Hundreds of people went missing due to the conflict in Abkhazia in the 90’s.
Key facts about the conflict and the people missing