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).

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Meeting of RSO Foreign Minister with the Head of Official Diplomatic Mission of TMR

On 14 of January the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia Murat Djioev played host to the Head of Official Diplomatic Mission of Transdnistrian Moldovan Republic to the Republic of South Ossetia A. Pykhaev.

During the meeting were discussed questions of bilateral cooperation between the Republic of South Ossetia and Transdnistrian Moldovan Republic and the perspectives of further development of relations between two states.

Tskhinval
January 14, 2011

Information of the Press-Bureau of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia

On 7-8 August in the Republic of South Ossetia were held mournful events dedicated to the second anniversary of armed aggression of Georgia against the Republic of South Ossetia.

On 7 August at 23:35 in Tskhinval an action “Alive Light of Memory” was held and a requiem concert took place in which musicians from South and North Ossetia as well as the Moscow Rakhmaninov symphony orchestra took part. Leadership of the Republic headed by the President Eduard Kokoity attended the action.

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

On 4 August, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia Dzhioev Murat played host for the Head of ICRC Mission in the Republic of South Ossetia Reichel Pierre. At the meeting they talked of the ICRC activities in South Ossetia. Particularly the subject of cooperation in resolving the issues of water supply of the villages of the Republic of South Ossetia was touched upon. The ICRC plans for next year were discussed as well.

Tskhinval
04.08.2010

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

On July 20 the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia Tskhovrebov K. I. played host for the Official Representative of Transdnuistrian Moldovan Republic in the Republic of South Ossetia Pukhaev A.I.

In the course of the meeting Pukhaev A.I. on behalf of the President, Parliament and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Transdnistrian Moldovan Republic paid respects to people and Government of the Republic of South Ossetia in connection with the July 18 fatal accident on the Transcaucasian highway.

Tskhinval,
July, 20, 2010.

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.