South Ossetia will not join NATO, even if it is invited - Foreign Minister

12/09/2019 - 15:17

South Ossetia will not join NATO, even if it is invited, said Foreign Minister Dmitry Medoev.

“We will say our weighty “no”, even if the North Atlantic Council asks us about it through the current Secretary General. The Republic of South Ossetia is a peaceful state, and participation in the aggressive blocs can harm the image of our country,” RIA-Novosti quoted the Minister,

The 10th anniversary of recognition: friendship with Venezuelan people is highly appreciated in South Ossetia

11/09/2019 - 17:33

The recognition decision made by the Venezuelan leadership was based on a deep understanding of emerging international realities and indicated open and firm support for the just struggle of the people of South Ossetia for the inalienable right to self-determination and freedom, said the message of the President of South Ossetia Anatoly Bibilov addressed to the President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro.

Tuesday marks the 10th anniversary of the recognition of the state independence of the Republic by Venezuela.

Syria is a reliable partner for South Ossetia, - Bibilov

11/09/2019 - 17:18

President of South Ossetia Anatoly Bibilov wished the President of the Syrian Arab Republic Bashar al-Assad on the birthday of new victories and achievements for the benefit of Syria and its citizens.

“I am glad to be able to send you the warmest and most sincere wishes of optimism, good luck in work and prosperity,” the message says. - Let only friends and like-minded people surround you in life, and luck will always be your companion. I wish you good health, new achievements, great personal happiness.

Georgia was proposed a new option for joining NATO

10/09/2019 - 21:21

Georgia may join NATO "without Abkhazia and South Ossetia"

Former NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen believes that the Georgian authorities should consider joining the alliance “without Abkhazia and South Ossetia,” RIA Novosti reported.

The resolution of territorial conflicts is one of the criteria for joining NATO. However, after the armed aggression of Tbilisi against Tskhinval in August 2008, Abkhazia and South Ossetia gained independence, which Russia and a number of other countries have recognized.

The deputy working group will study the state border of South Ossetia

10/09/2019 - 21:12

Speaker of the Parliament of South Ossetia Alan Tadtaev at a meeting on Tuesday instructed the Chairman of the Committee on Defense and Security, Atsamaz Bibilov, to create a deputy working group that will deal with issues of the state border of the Republic.

The Speaker instructed Bibilov to invite all the people who were involved in border demarcation at different times to inform the current deputy corps about the work carried out in their time.

The works of the South Ossetian artists will be presented at the exhibition in Abkhazia

10/09/2019 - 15:23

Artists of South Ossetia are invited to participate in celebrations dedicated to the 26th anniversary of the Victory in the Patriotic War of the people of Abkhazia 1992-1993, the Chairman of the Union of Artists of the Republic Tamerlan Tskhovrebov told the news agency “Res”.

According to him, about 40 works by South Ossetian artists will be presented at the exhibition in Abkhazia, during the celebration of Independence Day (Liberation Day) of the Republic.

“The exhibition of works by Ossetian artists and craftsmen will take place in the Central Exhibition Hall,” he said.

The issues of control of the state border of South Ossetia are exclusively in the competence of its authorities, - Ministry of Foreign Affairs

10/09/2019 - 12:01

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of South Ossetia made a statement in connection with the situation on the borders of the Republic and the reaction of Georgia.
The statement says that, observing the current unstable situation in the neighboring state, it becomes obvious that the Georgian leadership is tempted to try achieving domestic political goals by maintaining constant tension by organizing new provocations in the region.

"Apparently, the lessons of 2008 began to be forgotten by new generations of the Georgian rulers," the Foreign Ministry emphasized.

Anatoly Bibilov - to the Ambassador: people of South Ossetia are grateful to the leadership of Russia

10/09/2019 - 11:40

President of South Ossetia Anatoly Bibilov met with Russian Ambassador to South Ossetia Marat Kulakhmetov, the presidential press service reports.

The head of state congratulated the Ambassador on the 11th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of South Ossetia and the Russian Federation, and also addressed words of sincere gratitude to the leadership of Russia for their careful attitude to South Ossetia.