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Fear recedes when people need to be rescued: Ambulance doctor on the service in August 2008

05/08/2020 - 16:58

In the first week of the war in August 2008, ambulance brigades patrolling the streets of the capital, looking for the wounded, said Emzar Kulumbegov, Deputy Director of the South Ossetian Medical Center for Ambulance. Remembering those days is not easy for everyone.

As the head of the service told IA "Res", on the night of August 7-8, he was outside the ambulance building.

On the verge of death: the riot policeman's memories of the August 2008 war

04/08/2020 - 11:53

Valery Maldzigov, a fighter of the South Ossetian Special Forces Militia, spent only one day in the war, but such days are engraved in the memory of the rest of his life. Valery was then only 18 years old.

On August 7, 2008, Maldzigov, together with his comrades-in- arms, returned to the barracks from the post in Ubiat, where they were on duty to have a snack and a little rest. Skirmishes in Ubiat took place from the first days of August, and the guys had to defend the borders.

War in Persons: A Chain of Memories

22/06/2020 - 11:57

“Many years have passed, but every day before the eyes - the brutal faces of the women and men of the village of Ered, who, like real predators, tore out the innocent citizens alive,” is recalling Zarina Gagieva, who, together with her family, fell into the hands of these nonhumans on March 18, 1991.

The tragic "luck"

Found only the remains: the story of the brutal reprisal of the father and son Guliyev in 1920

Сергий Гулиев
21/06/2020 - 15:50

The genocide of the Ossetian people of 1920, was actively hushed up in Soviet times to prevent the development of ethnic hatred. Despite the fact that they tried not to publicize the brutal crimes of Georgia, the Ossetian stories, saturated with blood and bitterness, were passed from mouth to mouth, from generation to generation. So, the truth about the bloody pages of the history of the Ossetian people has come down to our days.

All circles of hell: the story of South Ossetia in the fate of one woman

04/06/2020 - 14:57

It is believed that history repeats itself in the form of farce. Unfortunately, Ossetian history is repeated over and over again in the form of tragedy. Almost every generation has been scorched by war for centuries. Such a neighborhood defined the fate - as a test. And no matter what the punishers are called - princes, Mensheviks, communists or democrats - the bestial grin of Georgia remains unchanged. It would seem that what could be worse than the death of a mother in front of a small child? The painful death of her son. Both tragedies are in the fate of one woman ...

Memoirs of 28 years ago: a miracle survivor of the Zar tragedy

19/05/2020 - 14:58

28 years have passed since the day of one of the most monstrous tragedies in the history of South Ossetia – the Zar. Tragedy. On May 20, 1992 33 people: women, children and the elderly were shot by Georgian neo-fascists on the Zar road. It was called the "road of life," it became the road of death.

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