Sunday, September 7, 2008
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia welcomes Nicaragua’s decision
The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has welcomed Nicaragua’s decision to recognise Abkhazia and South Ossetia. A statement released by the Ministry declares that Moscow is pleased with Nicaragua’s action and evaluates it as a contribution to the forming of an international system which protects strict international principles. The Ministry says that the decision will cement relations between Russia and Nicaragua and it calls on other countries to follow Nicaragua’s example.