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Russia Plans to Construct Airport in S.Ossetia

TBILISI (Civil Georgia)–Experts from Russia’s Design Institute have studied South Ossetia’s landscape to select an area for construction of an airport, the breakaway region’s envoy to Moscow, Dmitry Medoev, told Russia’s online news agency, Regnum. He said that an exact location of the planned airport has yet to be decided. Regnum, however, reported, quoting its

Russia Plans to Construct Airport in South Ossetia

TBILISI (Civil Georgia)–Experts from Russia’s Design Institute have studied South Ossetia’s landscape to select an area for construction of an airport, the breakaway region’s envoy to Moscow, Dmitry Medoev, told Russia’s online news agency, Regnum. He said that an exact location of the planned airport has yet to be decided. Regnum, however, reported, quoting its

Sweden Hosts Armenian Foreign Minister

STOCKHOLM (DPA)–Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt held talks Friday with visiting Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian. Bildt said he welcomed the joint declaration this week by the presidents of Russia, Armenia and Azerbaijan to seek a peaceful solution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, referring to the breakaway region claimed by both Armenia and Azerbaijan. Bildt said

Medvedev Pushes for Armenian-Azeri Summit

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, projecting Moscow’s diplomatic clout in the Caucasus, publicly offered on Tuesday to host the next meeting between his Armenian and Azerbaijani counterparts, which international mediators hope will produce a breakthrough in their protracted efforts to resolve the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. “I hope that we are at an advanced stage,” Medvedev

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