South Ossetia

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National Olympic Committee to be created in South Ossetia

It is planned to create a National Olympic Committee (NOC) in South Ossetia. The issue was discussed during a meeting in Tskhinvali by the president of the republic Leonid Tibilov with representatives of the Olympic Committee of Russia and …

Two hunters blown up by a mine in South Ossetia

Two local hunters have been blown by a mine in South Ossetia, the press service of the Emergency Situations Ministry of the republic reports. "According to preliminary information the hunters …

Transcaucasian Highway reopens after rockfall

Traffic along the Transcaucasian Highway has been resumed, EMERCOM reports. "Traffic along the road is open since 17.00 MSK,’’ the department informed. Recall that the highway was closed due to the recent …

Rockfall blocks traffic on Transcaucasian Highway

Transcaucasian Highway, leading from Russia to South Ossetia, has been closed today, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of North Ossetia reported. The reason for closing the road was a rockfall, which blocked one of the entrances to …

Bad weather paralyzes Transcaucasian Highway

The EMERCOM of Russia in North Ossetia has announced that traffic on the Transcaucasian Highway is temporarily stopped. "Due to the heavy snowfall and the threat of avalanches, traffic of vehicles …

North Ossetia says goodbye to Tamerlan Aguzarova

Vladikavkaz said goodbye to the head of North Ossetia, Tamerlan Aguzarov, who died on February 19th. Yesterday throughout the entire day thousands of residents carried flowers to the portrait of the late leader of the republic at the …

 Steinmeier: Nagorno-Karabakh conflict not frozen

Unresolved conflicts in Nagorno-Karabakh, Abkhazia, South Ossetia and Transdniestria are not frozen, as they continue to bring hardship to the people and stagnation to the regions, the German Foreign Minister, OSCE Chairman, …

Ministry of Health: No swine flu in South Ossetia

Not a single case of the swine flu disease has been registered in South Ossetia, the Health Minister Grigory Kulidzhanov said. "No cases of swine flu have been registered in South Ossetia. If the infection appears …