Sukhum/i, 6.8.: Biographical Salon on"Women and War"


On 6 August for the second time a "biographical salon" evening event took place in Sukhum/i, this time the topic was "Women and war". Salon guests were the former secretary of t the press center in Gudauta, Aida Ladarija and Khatuna Pilia from the village Akuaskia who was only 19 years old, during the war. Different sides of womens' lives were reflected during the discussion, such as private life and the struggle for happiness and the permanent feeling of fear and despair people had to endure. Women from Tkvarchal , Ochamchira and Gagra regions came to the salon and the audience engaged actively in the discussion. Afterwards, guests and audience stayed for an informal get-together with refreshments.