Archive - 26/1/2009


Mon, 26/01/2009 - 18:14

Press Release of Ministry for Foreign Affairs of RSO. Gas supply to South Ossetia through Georgia resumed

On 23 January, after a six-month suspension, the supply of Russian gas to South Ossetia through Georgia resumed. The authorities of the Republic of South Ossetia confirmed that the Agara-Tskhinval gas pipeline started working in its routine regime. Under grave winter conditions, when rehabilitation works are ongoing in South Ossetia to reconstruct social and economic infrastructure ruined during the August 2008 hostilities, the population of the Republic critically need energy supply from Russia.