6 Sep 2019 15:21

S. Ossetian parliament to ask for Russia's help to secure borders

TSKHINVAL. Sept 6 (Interfax) - The South Ossetian parliament will forward an appeal to the Russian Federation Council and State Duma over the installation of a Georgian police post near the village of Uista, the Znaur district.

"The lawmakers are outraged by the fact that Georgian security agencies have advanced into South Ossetian territory and deployed an armed checkpoint at an elevated position near the village of Uista (Tsnelis)," the parliament said.

The parliament plans to adopt the appeal at an ad hoc session at 3:00 p.m. on Friday.