Ukrainian Army units shell Donetsk Republic in first hours of newceasefireWorld June 24, 5:19
Politician says Russia vs Mexico football game will be interesting to watchSport June 23, 21:11
Kyrgyz president sees revival of relations with Russia as major result of his tenureWorld June 23, 20:49
Ex-premier says initiative to impeach Poroshenko stems from Ukraine’s economy collapseWorld June 23, 20:20
This week in photos: Confederations Cup opening and summer solstice celebrationsSociety & Culture June 23, 19:11
Turkish ambassador to Russia: Moscow and Ankara to join efforts in war on terrorWorld June 23, 18:45
Ukraine’s finance ministry files appeal to London Court against Russia in $3 bln debt caseBusiness & Economy June 23, 18:42
Ukrainian society tired of Poroshenko’s policy — expertRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 23, 17:58
Deutsche Welle sees Russian international broadcasters as threat to European ideasWorld June 23, 17:34
TSKHINVAL (South Ossetia), August 23. /TASS/. South Ossetian President Leonid Tibilov said he will ask Russia’s leadership to continue the operation to clear mines in the republic.
"I am very much glad that such work was conducted this year, we have completed the first stage. I will certainly inform Russia’s leadership about the task the Russian rescuer detachment fulfilled," Tibilov said.
"Certainly, during my personal meeting with [Russian President] Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin I will tell him about the work and will ask Russian specialists to come to the republic next year again to continue work to clear the territory of mines," he said at a meeting with Russian rescuers.
The event was attended by Russian Emergencies Ministry North Caucasus regional center chief Nikolai Lityuk and other ministry officials. After the meeting, Tibilov decorated some Russian Emergencies Ministry officials with state medals and honorary certificates.