Madina Chekhoeva: :Today we have financial resources and we will provide assistance to our citizens”

05/05/2009 - 18:20

The Government Presidium session approved the list of pensioners, who receive the RSO pension. And are entitled for a lump-sum benefit of 3,000 RUR. The session had also approved the list of wounded and killed during the August events. Madina Chekhoeva, Deputh Minister of Health and Social Development, told the IA RES on about the process of implementation of these programs.

An RPG-22 grenade launcher found in an inhabited area of Tskhinval

02/05/2009 - 15:55

At about 3 hrs p.m., in an inhabited area of Tskhinva in Komsomolskaya street (house no. 36), children had found an RPG-22 grenade launcher, reported the press-service of the RSO MoD.
”The combat engineers who arrived at the spot, verified that the grenade launcher RPG-22 was in a stowed status and it bore an inscription in Bulgarian language”, says the press-service report.

Delegation of EU, OSCE and UN is arriving in South Ossetia

02/05/2009 - 15:43

Delegation of Co-Chairmen of Geneva talks for Security in the Caucasus is planning to pay a visit to South Ossetia in 5 May, stated the Special Representatives for Post-Conflict Settlement Boris Chochiev in his Thursday interview.

Armed Robbery at ICRC Office in Tskhinval

29/04/2009 - 12:36

Tskhinval, ICRC, 29 April 2009 – Last night, the ICRC office in Tskhinval was subjected to armed robbery.
At approximately 1:30 a.m., unidentified persons in masks entered the office by force. The office guards were coerced, one of them received slight injuries.
The perpetrators took some ICRC property items and escaped from the scene. The incident was immediately reported to the law enforcement bodies of South Ossetia.

The reconstruction of Tskhinval to start on 1 May

28/04/2009 - 17:28

The reconstruction of buildings destroyed during the Georgian aggression will start this week from 1 May, stated the RSO President Eduard Kokoity at today’s session of the government. He noted that the funding officially starts on 1 May and 790 mil rouble had been already allocated.
”the fund allocation scheme had been set, and the spendings will be under a joint strict control. There should be transparency in place. Many things depend on how effectively wed are able to work”, said Eduard Kokoity.

Compensation Payouts Resume in South Ossetia

27/04/2009 - 18:57

The process of compensations payouts to the population affected during the Georgian aggression will restart in the nearest future, reported the RSO President Eduard Kokoity at the session of the RSO Government. "The arrival of the Deputy EMERCOM Ruslan Tsalikov is related not only to inspection at sites under EMERCOM's reconstruction, but the issue of 50,000-compensation payouts to the population will be settled. We are resuming this process.

To release the woman and her children the Georgian police demands for 60,000 RUR

27/04/2009 - 18:32

Today, at 12 a.m., the Georgian police in the villages of Akhmadji detained Valentina Bedoeva, born 1969. She was going to the village at the borderline to see her relatives. She was traveling together with her two children, 10-year old twins Marat Khubaev and Marina Khubaeva.
Presently, the detainees are still kept by Georgian police. According to Bedoeva’s relatives, to release the woman with the two children, police demands for 3, 000 Georgian lari (60,000 roubles). In case of refusal, the policemen menaced with filing a criminal case.