The borders with Georgia are closing. The cause is an outbreak of H1N1 flu. For two months, restrictions imposed by Abkhazia and until further notice South Ossetia. Because of the threat of virus penetration, border control has been strengthened by Russia. The Georgian Ministry of Health informs that 15 people died from this virus.
Doctors are receiving around the clock, in pharmacies lined up queues. School holidays have been extended for at least a week.