Despite the sharp reaction for the resolution expressed in Madrid and EU in general, we hope the parties would manage to exercise restraint and use peaceful political tools in order to solve contentious questions through passing an exam on commitment to democratic values that are widely advocated in Europe.
November, 1, 2015, Tskhinval
Pertaining to the statement of Vitaly Churkin, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations
Pertaining to the International Criminal Court Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda’s intention to investigate the affairs of the August, 2008
Concerning the results of the 33rd round of the Geneva International Discussions
After the news conference the attendees were given an opportunity to examine South Ossetia and perceive the life of this small Caucasian country and its people through a photo exhibition “South Ossetia: the Country and People” prepared by Leonardo Mattioli.
Albina Chekhoeva, Head of Information Analytics Directorate, participate in the meeting.
Comment of Kazbulat Tskhovrebov, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia, to South Ossetia Today International Information Agency pertaining to President Putin’s speech to the 70th Session of UN General Assembly
President Putin’s UN General Assembly speech was expected as he spoke on Russian vision on international situation, problems in Middle East and Ukraine.
I carefully listened to the President. There is no secret that South Ossetia has always been politically oriented to the Russian Federation and thus Russian opinion on definite terms of international agenda influences international policy of the Republic of South Ossetia.
Artur Harutyunyan, Head of Emergency Response Center of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic, who headed the delegation, and Karen Topchyan, delegate of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic National Assembly in the National Assembly of Armenia, delivered congratulations with South Ossetia national holiday on behalf of Karen Mirzoyan, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic.
Konstantin Kochiev, State Counsellor to the President of the Republic, attended the meeting and made a brief retrospective journey into the history of South Ossetia formation and its national symbols – the National Flag, Emblem and Anthem, adoption.