Situation with Russian, US diplomatic missions stabilized — TillersonWorld September 20, 7:07
Russia has no doubt that US can do something destructive to North Korea — LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 20, 6:21
ECHR rules not to revise its judgement on Beslan hostage taking caseWorld September 19, 19:18
Trump vows to 'totally destroy North Korea' if threatenedWorld September 19, 17:50
Russian top brass calls on US to not hamper Damascus’ fight against terrorismMilitary & Defense September 19, 17:49
Zapad-2017 exercise puts Russian army’s "nervous system" to testMilitary & Defense September 19, 17:33
Ukrainian conflict led to spike in hate speech, Russophobia — Council of EuropeWorld September 19, 17:00
Russian regions contribute scores of natural stones for memorial to Gulag victimsSociety & Culture September 19, 16:45
Warsaw police hunting vandals who desecrated Soviet military cemeteryWorld September 19, 16:39
TSKHINVAL, November 11 (Itar-Tass) —— The South Ossetian police were put on alert ahead of the presidential elections, all polling stations were put under guard, South Ossetian public security police chief Gennady Laliyev told reporters on Friday.
“Some 1,200 policemen will ensure security at the elections,” he said. “All policemen are put on high alert on the election day on November 13,” he said.
“All polling stations passed an engineering inspection, the polling stations and adjacent areas were put under guard,” Laliyev said. Some 13 policemen will be on duty at each polling station, he said.
Additional police patrols and patrol cars will be placed on the Tskhinval streets on the election day. “There are some forces on standby, they will be put into action in case of any emergency situations,” Laliyev said.
“All illegal actions will be curbed toughly, all will be done so that South Ossetian citizens could vote calmly,” the police chief said.
Laliyev added that an emergency response staff will act during the elections with all republican law enforcement agencies involved. All border checkpoints were reinforced.