Afro-Abkhazians or Abkhazians of African descent were a small group of people in #Abkhazia. The ethnic origin of the AfroAbkhazian descent and how Africans arrived in Abkhazia is still a matter of dispute among experts.
📷The Baltimore Sun. Feb. 10, 1935
Naira graduated in medicine and she now heads the Social Security Administration of Sukhum (#Abkhazia)
African Presence in Former Soviet Spaces, by Kesha Fikes and Alaina Lemon. Annual Review of Anthropology
Vol. 31: 497-524 (October 2002) bit.ly/2Ufhmfn