Moscow not seen as possible host of Eurovision 2017 song contest - mediaSociety & Culture December 04, 22:22
Et-Tell in Damascus Province fully controlled by Syrian governmentWorld December 04, 21:46
Mirziyoyev campaign office says he is winning presidential elections in UzbekistanWorld December 04, 21:40
Preliminary results of Uzbekistan’s presidential polls to be announced on December 5 - CECWorld December 04, 21:28
Putin expresses condolences over fatal road accident in Khanty-Mansyisk autonomous areaSociety & Culture December 04, 20:20
Emergencies ministry confirms death of 12 people in road accident near Khanty-MansyiskSociety & Culture December 04, 17:04
Fidel Castro buried in Santiago de CubaWorld December 04, 16:50
Cuban revolution in pictures: Early years of Fidel CastroWorld December 04, 16:49
10 people, including 9 children, killed in bus accident near Siberia's Khanty-MansiiskSociety & Culture December 04, 15:32
VLADIKAVKAZ, July 24 (Itar-Tass) - The regime of anti-terrorist operation has been introduced in two settlements several kilometers from North Ossetia's capital, the press service of the regional department of the Federal Security Service /FSB/ said on Tuesday.
The operation which includes security sweeps, began in the villages of Kartsa and Ir on Tuesday morning, the FSB said, "with the view of preventing possible acts of terror, minimizing their aftermath and protecting vital facilities."
Temporary restrictions were introduced in the above settlements until further notice, with police running ID checks and inspecting vehicles.
The authorities have regularly announced "regime of anti-terrorist operation" in the settlements along the republics administrative border.
Law enforcement bodies call such actions "preventive measures aimed at keeping stability in the republic."