June 4 in Tskhinvali was inaugurated the new complex of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in South Ossetia. At a ceremony attended by the President of South Ossetia Leonid Tibilov, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in the Republic of South Ossetia Elbrus Kargiev, head of North Ossetia, the Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation to South Ossetia, Teimuraz Mansurov, the delegation of the Russian Foreign Ministry, representatives of the presidential administration and the government of South Ossetia, the Russian Embassy.
Addressing the gathering Elbrus Kargiev thanked the leadership of the Russian Federation, to build complex builders, as well as the leadership of South Ossetia for the provision of comprehensive care.
"To date, we have equipped almost entirely military base gates for our guards. Finally, today we introduce in this complex operation, "- he said.
As pointed out in his speech, Leonid Tibilov, the opening of the new complex — a significant event for the Republic.
"Today’s ceremony — it’s not just an ordinary protocol phenomenon, an event that indicates that developed between Russia and South Ossetia relations continue to strengthen and develop," — said the president.
The President stressed that today’s event demonstrates the commitment of Russia to the ideals of peace, good neighborliness and justice.
"We all know that after the operation to force Georgia to peace, our nation was saved from total destruction. Decree of the President of the Russian Federation recognized the independence of South Ossetia — said Tibilov. — The steps in the relations between the two states correspond to all the norms of modern international law. "
The President also noted the high professionalism of the embassy staff and wished them fruitful work.
"South Ossetia will always strive to develop and strengthen the existing relations between the two countries. Russia has always held out the first helping hand, as is evident from the heavy days of 2008, "- said the head of state.
The head of the delegation of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Mareev noted that Russia recognized the independence of South Ossetia in August 2008, acted as a guarantor of independence and peaceful future of South Ossetia.
"Formed a solid legal basis for bilateral cooperation. Its cornerstone is the edge of the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation, and Mutual Assistance on September 17, 2008 — said Mara. — In general, the legal basis of cooperation are more than 60 interstate and intergovernmental bilateral documents. Prepared for signature and are in the elaboration of about 40 draft agreements. "
According to him, the President of Georgia continuing revanchist cause of particular relevance in security cooperation.
"Deployed in South Ossetia military base and our guards guarding the borders of the Republic of Georgia, reliable protection from external aggression. Russia has a large-scale promotion of socio-economic reconstruction and development of South Ossetia ", — said Mara.
The commissioning of a modern building of the diplomatic mission, he added in conclusion, is further evidence of the fraternal relations between Russia and South Ossetia, which has become an essential component element of the political map of the world.