Medvedev said that Russia will strengthen military cooperation with South Ossetia
Data Figure: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev
MOSCOW, July 13 (Xinhua correspondent Gao Fan), according to Itar-Tass reported that Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, 13, city of Tskhinvali in South Ossetia capital, said, will strengthen cooperation with South Ossetia in military cooperation.
According to reports, Medvedev and South Ossetian leader Kokoiti day visited the Russian Defense Ministry’s military base in Tskhinvali. Russia’s North Caucasus Military District Commander Makarov briefed the guests on the base of the profile and the main task.
April 30, respectively, with Medvedev in the Kremlin leader Bagapsh of Abkhazia and South Ossetia leader Kokoiti signed a joint defense of the border agreement. Agreement, Russia will help develop Abkhazia and South Ossetia border guards and border patrol agencies set up.
Abkhazia and South Ossetia are Georgia’s autonomous republic and autonomous prefecture, bordering with Russia, both of which declared independence after the disintegration of the Soviet Union, and has been the central government in confrontation with the state grid. Last August 8, Georgian troops entered South Ossetia control area, and shelled Tskhinvali city, then moved into South Ossetia, Russian troops stationed there to reinforce the Russian peacekeeping force. August 12, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev announced an end to military operations on the same day with French President Nicolas Qi Dacheng aimed at resolving the conflict in South Ossetia, the six principles of agreement. August 26, Medvedev announced that Russia recognize the independence of Abkhazia and South Ossetia.