Jul 23, 2011

Russian tourists attacked in occupied Abkhazia

OCHAMCHIRE, OCCUPIED ABKHAZIA - Russian tourists were attacked Friday in Georgia`s occupied region of Abkhazia.

Russian media report masked gunmen attacked a microbus of the tourists in Ochamchire district.

The gunmen reportedly grabbed 63 thousand Russian rubles, gold jewelry items, 5 digital photo cameras and 10 cell phones from teh tourists.

Later, the offenders also forced the tourists to get off the car and seized it as well.