For the first day after the opening of the Russian-Abkhaz border was crossed by more than 7,5 thousand people. About this “RG” said the press service of the customs of the city of Sochi.

According to the Agency, on the first day of Russia in Abkhazia left 1243 vehicles, back – 664. From our country to the neighbouring Republic has sent more than five thousand people, in the opposite direction – more than 2.5 thousand.

From today from Sochi to Abkhazia also started to walk the tour buses. While their number is not specified, the first results will be announced tomorrow.

yesterday Russian-the Abkhazian border was reopened after a closure due to pandemic coronavirus. The decision was made based on the conclusions of Rospotrebnadzora and Ministry of health of Russia on the assessment of the sanitary and epidemiological situation in Abkhazia. On July 29, the total number of identified patients with COVID-19 in the Republic amounted to 71 people.