From July 25 to August 28 Ukrainian Speleological Association organizes expedition to the Valley Ortobalagan caves (Arabica, Abkhazia).

40 cavers from eleven countries (Ukraine, Poland, Hungary, Romania, the USA, Israel, Russia, Iran, Lebanon, France, Canada) sent their requests To participate in the expedition.

The plans of the expedition to continue research in Krubera Cave and Berchilskaya Cave.

Expedition leader Yuri Kasian