Cardinal Parolin: Dialogue of Roman Catholic and Orthodox Churches to help them feel unitySociety & Culture August 20, 8:27
Polina Dibrova, mother of three, wins Mrs. Russia 2017 beauty pageantSociety & Culture August 20, 4:41
Russian emergencies ministry plane returns from firefighting mission in ArmeniaWorld August 20, 4:39
East Ukraine conflict claimed nearly 3,000 civilian lives — ICRCWorld August 20, 1:56
Renowned Russian filmmaker Andrei Konchalovsky turns 80Society & Culture August 20, 0:48
One of seven injured in Surgut stabbing spree in critical condition — authoritiesSociety & Culture August 19, 23:51
Netanyahu expects to meet with Putin in Sochi on August 23 — Israeli premier’s officeRussian Politics & Diplomacy August 19, 22:47
Surgut attacker is identified as a local resident - investigationSociety & Culture August 19, 14:09
Combat module containing neural networks may become series in Russia in 2018 — designerMilitary & Defense August 19, 10:44
TSKHINVAL, August 26 (Itar-Tass) — On Sunday, South Ossetia celebrates the fourth anniversary of the republic’s recognition by Russia.
The parliament’s Chairman Stanislav Koriyev greeted the nation on the holiday.
“This day will be in history of unbroken spirit … of the heroic nation as a symbol of inviolable trust in victory for the just case,” the address reads.
Presently, “the republic is on a new stage of its formation and development,” he said. “We are facing the necessity of a complex settlement of the complicated and responsible tasks we are facing…, in the name of full recognition of our Republic’s solvency as an independent sovereign country.”
August 26, the Day of recognition of the Republic of South Ossetia’s independence, is included in the calendar of holidays and memorial days and is announced a state holiday and a day off.