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).

Новости

Joint Communiqué of Delegations of the Republic of Abkhazia and the Republic of South Ossetia at the International Discussions on Security and Stability in Transcaucasia

Geneva, 8 June 2010

On 8 of June 2010 Geneva played host for the eleventh meeting within the framework of international discussions on security and stability in Transcaucasia. Discussions participating on equal grounds by delegations of the Republic of Abkhazia, Republic of South Ossetia, Georgia, Russia and US are held in accordance with Medvedev-Sarcozi agreements of the 12th of August and of the 8th of September 2008.

Greeting message of the Transnistrian Moldovan Republic Foreign Ministry

The Transnistrian Moldovan Republic Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Yastrebchak 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: “Keeping everlasting memory of the heroism and the valour of warriors defeated the fascism, this date unites people all over the post soviet area. This day we pay tribute to those who granted freedom and peace to us, who fought at the front and served on the home front, revived the country postwar.

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.

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.