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).

Greeting Message of the Russian Federation Foreign Ministry

The Russian Federation Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Lavrov directed a greeting message to the Republic of South Ossetia Minister of Foreign Affairs Murat Dzhioev in connection with the celebration of the 65th anniversary of the Victory of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic war. The message particularly says: “Sincerely congratulate You and the personnel of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia with the momentous date of the common history of our peoples – 65th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War”.

The Day of Memory and Grief

In connection with commemoration of the Day of the Memory and Grief in the Republic of South Ossetia on the 20th of May memorial events were held in Transdnistrian Moldovan Republic.
Taking part in the events were officials and the general public.

Press bureau
of RSO MFA

A Telegram of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of TMR

In view of the Day of national mourning on 20th of May the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Transdnistrian-Moldovan Republic Vladimir Yastrebchak directed a telegram to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia Murat Djioev. It is told specifically in the telegram:
“A 20th of May 1992 will forever remain in the memory of people of South Ossetia as a day of terrible tragedy, an evidence of inhumanity of the effective Georgian regime.

The information of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic Of South Ossetia

On the 13th of May was held the working meeting of the Plenipotentiary representative of the President of RSO on post conflict regulation Boris Chochiev, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Murat Dzhioev and the members of South Ossetian delegation of the Geneva Discussions for the security in Transcaucasia with the official delegation of the Geneva Discussions Co-Chairs.

An interview of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia Murat Djioev to “Res” Information Agency

Question: How can You comment ms Heidi Tagliavini’s statement at PAEU that it was Georgia who launched 2008 August war?

Information of RSO MFA

On 23 of April a delegation of Transdnistria-Moldova Republic headed by the Foreign Minister of TMR Vladimir Yastrebchak paid an official visit to the Republic of South Ossetia.

Information of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia

large_u_m.dzhioeva_yastrebchak.jpgOn 27 of April the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia Murat Djioev plaid host to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Transdnistria-Moldova Republic Vladimir Yastrebchak who was on official visit to the Republic of South Ossetia.

A Note of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on the occasion of 200 years of declaration of the Independence of Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia presents its compliments to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and has the honor to direct cordial congratulations on the occasion of 200 years of the Declaration of Independence of Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.