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13 years ago Tskhinval became a hero city

23/11/2022 - 12:25

Tskhinval has been bearing the title of Hero City for the courage, steadfastness and heroism shown by the people and the defenders of the city in the struggle for the freedom and independence of the Fatherland. The decree on conferring the honorary title of "Hero City" on the capital of the Republic with the awarding of the Order of "Uatsamonga" was signed in 2009 - on the 20th anniversary of the liberation struggle of the people for their independence.

Thank you for peace: Russian border guards came to the aid of South Ossetia 13 years ago

30/04/2022 - 10:35

Russian border guards started joint border protection on April 30, 2009, when an agreement was signed between Russia and South Ossetia on joint efforts to protect the state border. Since then, Russian border guards have been guarding the borders of South Ossetia together with their South Ossetian counterparts, together protecting peace and security in the Republic.

Saturday marks 13 years since the signing of the Agreement and 13 years since the establishment of the Border Guard Service of the FSB of Russia in South Ossetia.

This detachment was created to protect the Motherland: OMON of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of South Ossetia turns 30

14/02/2022 - 11:54

February 14 marks the thirtieth anniversary of creation of the Special Police Detachment of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of South Ossetia - the only official power structure of that period. The detachment was formed to protect against an external enemy in the midst of Georgia's military aggression, while simultaneously fighting rampant crime in the Republic itself.

February 1 – the Day of Ossetian Science: about the history of the holiday

01/02/2022 - 16:36

February 1 is the Day of Science in South Ossetia. The holiday was established on February 4, 2014. Prior to this, Science Day was celebrated on February 8, as in Russia. The date of February 1 was chosen in connection with a significant event: on February 1, 1922, the "Scientific and Literary Society" was created - the first scientific institution in South Ossetia.

The impeccable legal act and the heroism of the people: 30 years ago, a referendum on independence was held in South Ossetia

19/01/2022 - 15:37

Thirty years ago, a historic referendum was held in South Ossetia, which determined not only the stages of the actions of the national movement of the people, legitimate state authorities and the further development of the young republic - the referendum determined the fate of the state and the people, and this date is perhaps the most significant in the history of South Ossetians.

"Res" - 26 years in the information field

03/12/2021 - 00:26

The information agency "Res" appeared on the information field of the Republic on December 2, 1995. Under the conditions of the information blockade during the years of the struggle for independence, it was the voice of "Res" that reported information about what was happening outside South Ossetia. The agency was included in the structure of the Ministry of Information, Press, Publishing and Book Trade (now - the Committee for Information and Press of the RSO).

National Unity Day is being celebrated in Russia on Thursday

04/11/2021 - 11:06

The Russian Embassy in South Ossetia has informed citizens that in connection with the celebration of National Unity Day, the consular section will not receive visitors from November 4 to 7.

On November 4, Russia celebrates National Unity Day. The holiday was established in 2005 and from that moment it is a day off. What happened on this day and what exactly Russians celebrate, when and why November 4 became a holiday, what story is hidden behind this date and why such a name was chosen for it.

What happened that day?

The Republic Born in Battles: September 20, South Ossetia is celebrating the 31st anniversary of its formation

20/09/2021 - 11:49

September 20 is the 31st anniversary of the proclamation of the Republic of South Ossetia. On this day in 1990, the Council of People's Deputies decided to raise the status of the autonomous region to the South Ossetian Soviet Democratic Republic within the Soviet Union. This decision was one of the first steps towards the independence and international recognition of the Republic.

This decision was made due to the socio-political situation in Georgia. The forces of aggressive nationalism relied on massive support.