|President of Abkhazia|
|Assumed office |
23 April 2020
|Prime Minister||Alexander Ankvab|
|Vice President||Badr Gunba|
|Preceded by||Valeri Bganba|
|Head of the State Security Service|
23 February 2010 – 29 September 2014
|Preceded by||Iuri Ashuba|
|Succeeded by||Zurab Margania|
|Born||6 April 1963|
Tamysh, Abkhazian ASSR, Georgian SSR, USSR (now Abkhazia)
Aslan Georgievich Bzhania (Abkhazian: Аслан Гьаргь-иҧа Бжьаниа, Russian: Аслан Георгиевич Бжания; born 6 April 1963) is an Abkhaz politician. He became President of Abkhazia on 23 April 2020. He was the Head of the State Security Service, and one of the leaders of the opposition in Abkhazia.
He ran in the 2020 presidential election, which preliminary reports show he won.
References[change | change source]
- Nikoladze, Tatia (17 May 2019). "Abkhaz parliament confirms opposition leader was poisoned, presidential elections may be rescheduled". JAM News. Retrieved 19 May 2019.