Archive - 29/8/2019

Thu, 29/08/2019 - 21:54

South Ossetia will act within the law, - Yegor Kochiev

The South Ossetian side said that the situation on the border with Georgia is extremely tense, there is a threat to security not only in the district, but in the region as a whole. This was announced by the head of the South Ossetian delegation at the meetings within the framework of the Incident Prevention and Response Mechanisms (PRMI) Yegor Kochiev.

According to him, the meeting began in the morning at 10 o’clock, and ended at 15.00.

Thu, 29/08/2019 - 21:30

South Ossetia left the meeting on the border due to the unconstructive position of the Georgian party

The South Ossetian party put forward a condition at a meeting in the framework of the IPRM to remove the roadblock until 6am Friday

South Ossetia at a meeting of participants of the IPRM (Incident Prevention and Response Mechanism) in the village of Ergneti demanded from Georgia to stop provocations at the border and remove the roadblock in the vicinity of the village of Tsnelis, the head of the South Ossetian delegation at the meetings in the IPRM format, Yegor Kochiev, told reporters.

Thu, 29/08/2019 - 15:44

The ICRC is organizing courses in South Ossetia to identify the remains of the missing persons

The mission of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in South Ossetia, together with the authorities of the Republic and the public organization “Hope and Memory”, has been constantly working to clarify the fate of the missing citizens , said at a briefing in Tskhinval the head of the department for protection of civilians of the representative office of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in the Republic Rustam Alizade.

Thu, 29/08/2019 - 14:07

We will be searching for until we find out the fate of each person

August 30 is the International Day of Missing Persons

More than 130 citizens of South Ossetia have been missing since the 1990s, and 7 people have been missing since 2008, the youngest of them, Alan Khugaev, was 16, the Chairman of the Republican non-governmental organization “Memory and Hope” Lydia Kudzieva. said at a press conference in the State Committee for Information and Press

She told in detail about the work of the organization since its inception, spoke about the plight of the families of the missing.

Thu, 29/08/2019 - 13:11

Parliamentarians of South Ossetia are concerned about the illegal actions of the Georgian security forces

Atsamaz Bibilov, head of the South Ossetian Parliament’s Defense and Security Committee, called the actions of the Georgian police in the village of Uista (formerly Tsnelis) South Ossetia an open provocation aimed at escalating tensions in Transcaucasian region.

Atsamaz Bibilov visited the outskirts of the village of Uista, where the Georgian side is illegally building a roadblock, and on the spot got acquainted with the situation.

Thu, 29/08/2019 - 12:06

South Ossetian Foreign Ministry regards the actions of Georgia on the border as a direct threat to the people

In the event of further escalation of tension and complication of the situation, all appropriate countermeasures will be taken to protect the territorial integrity of the Republic

South Ossetia addressed the EU Monitoring Mission in Georgia, as well as the co-chairs of the Geneva discussions on security in Transcaucasia with a warning about the real danger of a new armed confrontation, the Republic’s Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday night.