On Wednesday at 8.30 local time in the Gal district a passenger car in which three staffers of Abkhaz power structures were driving was fired at on the Gal-Sukhumi automobile road, RIA Novosti learned by telephone from the Foreign Ministry of Abkhazia (a self-proclaimed republic on Georgia's territory).
Alexander Studenikin, press secretary of the Abkhaz Foreign Ministry, noted that the fire was delivered by "Georgian terrorists who got into Abkhazia from Western Georgia."
"Two officers of the State Customs Committee of Abkhazia and one serviceman of the frontier unit of Abkhazia were killed," noted Studenikin.
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