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 an invitation from Anatolii Bibilov, the President of the Republic of South Ossetia, Raul Khadzhimba, the President of the Republic of Abkhazia, arrived in Tskhinval on an official visit on November 26, 2017.


The official delegation included Daur Arshba, Chief of Administration of the President of the Republic of Abkhazia, Daur Kove, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Adgur Kakoba, Minister of Education and Daur Tarba, Minister of Agriculture.

To pay tribute to victims of the Georgian aggression the Abkhazian President Raul Khadzhimba laid wreaths at the Chapel at the Memorial cemetery of Tskhinval school №5.

The guard of honor paraded, the national flags of the Republic of South Ossetia and the Republic of Abkhazia were raised, and anthems were played at the Residence of the President of the Republic of South Ossetia at the solemn ceremony of welcoming the President of Abkhazia.


Tskhinval, November 26, 2017

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