Solemn formation, congratulations and awards: Ministry of Defense of South Ossetia is celebrating two holidays

23/02/2021 - 17:54

The ceremonial formation of servicemen, timed to coincide with the Defender of the Fatherland Day and the 28th anniversary of the formation of the defense department, was held on the parade ground of the Ministry of Defense of South Ossetia.

The General Director of the Charitable Foundation "Under the Protection of the Mother of God" Yevgeny Korolev handed over the relics of St. George the Victorious to the Supreme Commander. Priest Father Sergiy read prayers before the event, and then sprinkled holy water on the soldiers of the Ministry of Defense and all those present.

Time to believe in miracles: how Christmas came in Tskhinval

07/01/2020 - 13:30

Christmas is a time, when an atmosphere of expectation of a miracle reigns around. It is felt literally in everything - in the heavenly light, covered with some kind of grace, the friendly faces of passers-by, congratulating each other on the great holiday for the whole Orthodox world, a grain of goodness that sneaks into even the heart that has become so stiff from life's difficulties and hardships, this is the time when you want to believe in magic and fairy tale, the triumph of nobility and light in the soul ...

Bibilov at the meeting with Koshin: we are completing the implementation of the Investment Program on a high note

25/12/2019 - 12:15

In fact, all the facilities of the Investment Program to promote Socio-Economic Development of South Ossetia for 2018-2019 were put into operation, many of them have already been transferred to the balance-sheet holders, said President of the Republic Anatoly Bibilov at a meeting with the Russian delegation, arrived in the Republic on Tuesday, headed by Deputy Minister of the Russian Federation for the North Caucasus Affairs Igor Koshin.

According to Anatoly Bibilov, the implementation of the Investment Program this year is completing on a high note.

Georgia’s foreign policy agenda and reaction on Gaprindashvili: Kotaeva about the events of the week

22/11/2019 - 17:10

The head of the State Committee for Information and Press of South Ossetia, Maria Kotaeva, summed up the results of the past week at a briefing at the Sputnik-South Ossetia press center, and also spoke about the significant events planned for the near future.

According to Maria Kotaeva, the outgoing week was remembered by the artificially raised noise around the arrest of the Georgian doctor Vazha Gaprindashvili, who had illegally crossed the border of South Ossetia from Georgia.

Vazagov on the situation in Uista: maintain a principled and consistent position

17/11/2019 - 08:15

The situation in the village of Uista (Tsnelis) in Znaur district of the Republic of South Ossetia worsened at the end of August this year, when Georgian police illegally put up a roadblock on the territory of South Ossetia. Representatives of the Georgian armed forces immediately appeared at the post, which could not but frighten the South Ossetian residents living in the border territories of this region. The villagers turned to the authorities of the Republic for help, and in order to ensure the security of the South Ossetian residents, South Ossetia put up its post.

South Ossetia, the DPR and LPR - are the front around Russia, - Bibilov

19/09/2019 - 21:18

President of South Ossetia Anatoly Bibilov and the head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Denis Pushilin spoke at a joint press conference about the results of the talks held in Tskhinval during the first official visit of the head of the DPR to the Republic.

“We discussed a lot of issues in terms of exchange of experience regarding the tax base, support of the economy, small and medium enterprises. All these issues will find their further logical continuation,” said Anatoly Bibilov.

South Ossetia and Syria: the start to interaction has taken place

12/09/2019 - 16:11

Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Economic Development Gennady Bekoev spoke at a briefing in Tskhinval about the results of the trip of the South Ossetian delegation to the Syrian Arab Republic, where South Ossetian representatives took part in the 61st Damascus Fair.

According to the Deputy Prime Minister, the purpose of the trip was not only participation in the fair, but also the signing of an agreement on the opening of Trading houses.

Residents of the village of Tsnelis in South Ossetia are "trapped"

29/08/2019 - 11:46

Under the scorching August sun in the middle of the dusty road of Tsnelis village, there is a crowd of people. South Ossetian servicemen, journalists and local residents are looking towards the hill from where the Georgian flag is fluttering through the dense thickets of bushes. A couple of days ago, Georgian security forces put up a checkpoint in the South Ossetian territory. Now the height above the Yugostalk plant (formerly Gruztalk) is occupied by them.