South Ossetia and Nicaragua established diplomatic relations

15/04/2010 - 10:54

Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia and Republic of Nicaragua, Murat Djioev and Samuel Santos Lopez, signed joint declaration on establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of South Ossetian and Republic of Nicaragua and the Protocol on consultations between the Foreign Ministries of the Republic of South Ossetia and Republic of Nicaragua.
RSO President Eduard Kokoity attended the signing ceremony. He underlined the importance of the signed Declaration.

David Sanakoev: PACE Representatives were informed on the rules regulating the entry into South Ossetia

15/04/2010 - 10:52

PACE representatives trying to arrive on the territory of South Ossetia from Georgia were informed on the rules regulating the entry. The Plenipotentiary for Human Rights David Sanakoev told IA RES correspondent about the details of the incident with the representatives of the Parliamentary Assembly of Council of Europe at the boundary line between South Ossetia and Georgia.

RSO MFA News Release

14/04/2010 - 18:43

On 14 April, the President of the Republic of South Ossetia Eduard Kokoity received the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Nicaragua Samuel Santos Lopez paying official visit to the Republic of South Ossetia.
During the meeting, the sides had a fruitful dialogue on issues of mutual interest to foster further development of friendship and cooperation between the Republic of South Ossetia and Republic of Nicaragua.
The sides expressed their common satisfaction about full agreement in viewpoints on current international relations.

The RSO Embassy in the RF expressed condolences to Polish people

13/04/2010 - 09:52

The Embassy of the Republic of South Ossetia in the Russian Federation assures the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in the Russian Federation in its highest consideration and expresses condolences to the families and relatives, the people of Poland, in relation to the airplane crash news Smolensk where the President of Poland Leh Kazcinski and accompanying him high officials died. During thses hard days for Poland, the Embassy expresses its sympathy and support to the people of Poland.

Eduard Kokoity held a session with the Government members

13/04/2010 - 09:50

The President of the Republic of South Ossetia Eduard Kokoity held a session with the representatives of ministries, government agencies, heads of city and rural administrations. The president opened the session with tasking to examine all issues related to delayed approval of the 2010 budget.
The session continued with law enforcement bodies’ reports on the situation for the previous week. Interior Minister of South Ossetia Valery Valiev noted that the personnel of the Interior Ministry increased its patrolling due to religious holidays. According to Valiev, the number of cases of driving in a drunken state decreased significantly. The President once again tasked the Interior Ministry to intensify their mode of operation in relation to religious feasts. Valiev has also informed that the Interior Ministry personnel are participating in professional training at Krasnodar Interior Ministry University from 8 to 22 April.

South Ossetian MFA: The Russian military servicemen’s presence attained legal frames

09/04/2010 - 09:26

The signing of the Agreement on Joint Military Base is the continuity of the Agreement on Friendship, Cooperation and Mutual Support concluded between the Republic of South Ossetia and the Russian Federation on 17 September 2008, stated Deputy Foreign Minister of South Ossetia Alan Pliev commenting on the signing of the Joint Military Base Agreement between the RF and RSO 6 April in Moscow. “Russian military personnel fulfilling here functions on preventing reoccurrence of Georgia’s aggressions, had officially attained legal frames for their presence in South Ossetia.

Russia and South Ossetia sign the Agreement on Joint Military Base

07/04/2010 - 17:22

On 6 April, South Ossetian Defense Ministry Delegation headed by the Minister of Defense Lt.-Gen. Yury Tanaev arrived in Moscow. The delegation included the first deputy Minister of Defense Ibragim Gasseev and Chief of Staff of South Ossetian Armed Forces T. Tsaritov.
Today morning, at Poklonnaya hill war memorial the official welcoming ceremony for the South Ossetian Defense Minister took place with the participation of Guard of Honor company and an orchestra. The state flags of the Republic of South Ossetia and the Russian Federation were raised, the orchestra played national anthems of the two states.

Alan Djussoev: The staff of the UNHCR in Georgia are simply making money on grants provided by western countries

02/04/2010 - 10:03

There are no refugees who left their placed of residence in Leningor district due to security threats based on their ethnic origin or any other diversity, stated the Head of Leningor district Administration Alan Djussoev, commenting on the statement of demography expert Avtandil Sulaberidze that "majority of asylum seekers abroad are refugees from currently occupied Akhalgori district, which the state was unable to protect". It is worth reminding that in 2009, Georgia was among the top ten states with the highest number of citizens seeking asylum abroad, and the first one in the list of state with the highest migration rate. This document was drafted by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees.

Joint Statement of the Republic of South Ossetia and Republic of Abkhazia at the 10th round of Geneva Talks

02/04/2010 - 10:02

On 30 March, the 10th round of the international discussions on security and stability in South Caucasus taking place within the frames of the multilateral agreements of 12 August and 8 September 2008 was held in Palace of Nations, Geneva. Delegations of the Republic of Abkhazia, European Union, Russian Federation, United States of America and Republic of South Ossetia equally participate in the Geneva Discussions.