THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Abaza in Syria and Jordan

2013. №3, pp. 73-80

Gurguliya Esma A.  - Junior Researcher, Institute of Oriental studies, Central Eurasia Research Center, 2 Rozhdestvenka st., Moscow, 103031, Russia ,,

The goal of the investigation is to formulate the place and the role of Abkhazian people in social life of Syria and Jordan. The article deals with the history of occurring diaspora of the northen Caucasia.

Key words: Abaza,diaspora of the northen Caucasia,circassians in diaspora,mahagjir,Ottoman empire,Abkhazia,The Northen Caucasia,the Caucasian war,Syria,Jordan