Republic of South Ossetia is located оn the southern slopes of the Main Caucasus Range in the area of 3900 square meters. Тhe capital is the city of Tskhinval.
One-tenth of the surface occupied by the Republic of the foothills.
The rest of the territory - the mountainous terrain height from 850 to 3938 meters above sea level.
The highest point - Mount Halatsa (3938 m).

Press release of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia

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Upon the invitation from Alan Kasaev, Chief Editor of the newspaper “North Ossetia”, Dmitrii Medoev, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia, participated in the festivities, dedicated to the century anniversary of the main newspaper of the Republic.


The solemn assembly took place in North Ossetia State Thapsaev Academic Drama Theater in Vladikavkaz.

Vyacheslav Bitarov, Head of the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania, Aleksei Machnev, Chairman of the Parliament of the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania, Andrey Bessonov, Chief Federal Inspector for the Republic North Ossetia-Alania, Vitaliy Tretyakov, Dean of the MSU School of Television, Alexander Kupriyanov, Deputy Chief Editor of TASS News Agency, members of the Government of North Ossetia, MPs, public figures, representatives of faith, workers of culture, journalists and others were among guests of the event.

Head of the Republic Vyacheslav Bitarov congratulated the employees of the newspaper and honored them with national awards.


Tskhinval, November 20, 2017