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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In framework of the official visit of the South Ossetian Foreign Minister Dmitrii Medoev to Nauru a meeting with the Speaker of the Parliament of the Republic of Nauru Cyril Buraman has been organized on February 2, 2017.


During the meeting Dmitrii Medoev expressed gratitude to Cyril Buraman for the invitation to visit the Parliament of the Republic of Nauru and thanked the authorities of Nauru for organizing the official visit to the Republic on such an important day. The Minister emphasized the warm welcome extended to the South Ossetian delegation during its stay in Nauru, noted the high level of organization and the accurate and coordinated work of all agencies, responsible for protocol and events. As it was emphasized by Dmitrii Medoev, in South Ossetia they are grateful for the Act of Recognition of the Independence of South Ossetia by the Government of Nauru, dated December 16, 2009.

In his turn Mr. Buraman thanked the authorities of South Ossetia for the decision to send a delegation to Nauru to participate in the festivities, dedicated to the 50th Independence Day of the Republic, and asked to deliver words of gratitude and the most sincere wishes for the congratulatory message to Petr Gassiev, the Chairman of the Parliament of the Republic of South Ossetia. “In Nauru we highly appreciate the developed bilateral relations and are ready to strengthen and extend interparliamentary cooperation further”, assured Cyril Buraman.

Exchange of memorable gifts took place after the meeting.


Tskhinval, February 2, 2018