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 to the Syrian Arab Republic the delegation of the Republic of South Ossetia, headed by President Anatolii Bibilov, laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Damascus.

The South Ossetian President Bibilov, accompanied by Higher Education Minister Atef Nadda and the Guard of Honor laid a wreath in colors of the South Ossetian flag to the military memorial, raised in honor of the Syrian army soldiers, killed in various battles.

Anatolii Bibilov and members of the South Ossetian delegation visited the mausoleum, where an introductory tour was organized, and where the South Ossetian President left a record in the Visitors’ Book.

July 24, 2018, Tskhinval