Russian military is fully liberated the capital of South Ossetia by the Georgian armed forces.This was reported by a representative of the command of the Russian peacekeepers.The Russian military is fully liberated the capital of South Ossetia by the Georgian armed forces.This was reported by a representative of the command of the Russian peacekeepers.
To help restore peace in South Ossetia, in Tskhinvali deployed units of the 76th Pskov Airborne Division."In order to strengthen grouping of troops that will participate in the operation to enforce peace and protect civilians in South Ossetia deployed units of the 76th Airborne Division," - said the assistant commander of the Land Forces, Colonel Igor Konashenkov.
According to him, the paratroopers were deployed in North Ossetia - in the town of Beslan - aircraft Military Transport Aviation Russian Air Force.From Beslan paratroopers committed march to Tskhinvali.According Konashenkova, there are fights throughout the area of responsibility of the Russ
number of victims of the conflict in South Ossetia had increased to 1.5 thousand people.The data was on Saturday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov during a conference call with foreign journalists.The situation in the region is deteriorating, and the number of victims in the conflict increases, he said.In addition, the Russian Foreign Ministry accused Ukraine of the fact that it encouraged Georgia to the intervention and ethnic cleansing in South Ossetia.
"Ukrainian state, which lately recklessly arming themselves to the teeth with the Georgian army, thus directly encouraging the Georgian leadership to the intervention and ethnic cleansing in South Ossetia, has no moral right to teach others and, especially, to claim their role in resolving"- quoted by RIA" Novosti "Foreign Ministry statement in connection with the Ukraine's position in relation to the tragedy in South Ossetia.
Recall that Georgian troops entered South Ossetia and shelled Tskhinvali on the night of 8 August.Much of the city is destroyed, severely damaged many Ossetian villages.South Ossetian authorities have reported mass civilian casualties.According to the Defense Ministry, killing 15 Russian peacekeepers, there are many wounded.