Taimuraz Mamsurov: «Establishment of Russian-Georgian customs checkpoints at the Russian-South-Ossetian border is nonsense»

27/02/2008 - 16:42

“Establishment of Russian-Georgian customs checkpoints at the Russian-South-Ossetian border is nonsense”-said the Head of the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania Taimuraz Mamsurov. Commenting to IA “Res” correspondent the information of ostensibly reached by Russia and Georgia agreement of joint control over Rok Tunnel Taimuraz Mamsurov called provocative the claims of Georgian side.

An appeal of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia

27/02/2008 - 15:06

In the aftermaths of CIS summit held in Moscow the Georgian side is intensively spreading statements of achieving agreement with the government of Russian Federation pertaining to fulfillment of joint Russian-Georgian boundary and custom control at Russian-South-Ossetian and Russian-Abkhazian sectors of state border. This was particularly disclosed by the President Saakashvili on 26 February at the meeting with the participants and veterans of Georgian aggression against South Ossetian and Abkhazian people.

Destructive activity of illegal Georgian posts in the Georgian-Ossetian conflict zone

22/02/2008 - 16:36

The activity of 18 illegal Georgian Internal Ministry posts serves as a permanent source of destabilization within the Georgian-Ossetian conflict zone. This number is changing subject to the ongoing situation and during the aggravation of tension the number of posts and personnel is considerably increasing. It is necessary to note that establishment of posts within the conflict zone, both peacekeeping and law-enforcement should be agreed at the JCC meetings.

TransKam is blocked due to the heavy snowfall

20/02/2008 - 16:55

The road services can not cope with continuous avalanches. Besides the road numerous villages are blocked by snow, reported to “Res’ correspondent representative of RF Emergency Control Ministry Vladimir Ivanov. «A heavy snowfall continues at highlands. According to synopticians predictions it may last for two days.

Murat Djioev: «After Kosovo precedent we will be acting more resolutely striving for international recognition of our really existing state»

20/02/2008 - 16:54

«On 17 of February eventuated declaration of independence of Kosovo and its subsequent recognition by a number of states. Thus precedent created of recognition of new states as well as a new approach to conflicts resolution. Considering inadmissible selective use of the principals and models in prejudice of democratic will of peoples in international practice, South Ossetia more than once stated Kosovo’s strive for independence is not precedent for it. Peoples of South Ossetia long before Kosovo proclaimed their statehood in accordance with international law and the then working legislation of USSR. However, the recognition of Kosovo must become a precedent for recognition of four unrecognized states at the post soviet space without fail, the more so since they has more legal and moral grounds for that»-said Murat Djioev.