MEXICO CITY, July 21 (Itar-Tass) - A number of important documents concerning the development of relations with Nicaragua are to be signed by the leaders of South Ossetia and Abkhazia, Eduard Kokoity and Sergei Bagapsh, who are currently in that Central American country on a visit at the invitation of President Daniel Ortega.
During the talks, government officials from the Transcaucasian republics, who are accompanying Kokoity and Bagapsh, considered bilateral cooperation-related matters. The prepared documents are to be signed shortly during President Ortega's meeting with the leaders of South Ossetia and Abkhazia.
Abkhazia is expected to sign treaties on friendship and cooperation and on visa-free travel. The sides have prepared agreements on economic interaction, transportation by air, merchant shipping, and a Memorandum of Understanding between the Central banks of the two republics.
For its part, South Ossetia intends to sign a Joint Declaration with Nicaragua. In the Declaration the sides will reaffirm their readiness for a further development of relations. Prepared for signature are also a treaty of friendship and economic cooperation, and an agreement on visa-free travel between the two countries.