Brief overview by R.Kuchity
Paul Craig Roberts
RT, August 5, 2011
By Ruslan Bzarov
Tim Byrnes, Australian National University
The stunning documentary film about what was going on in South Ossetia in August 2008
BBC, By Tim Whewell, Tuesday, 28 October 2008
Jon Swain, From The Sunday Times
November 9, 2008
BBC, Wednesday, December 3, 2008
November 7, 2008, 11:24
RT, October 23, 2008, 4:17
Pictures from South Ossetia.
Attention! The pictures contain scenes of cruel violence. Viewers discretion is strongly advised.
RT, October 24, 2008, 3:35
Pictures from Tskhinval
September 4, 2008, 0:53
By Franco Cardini .
Description of the honorary title.
Description of the award
The list of the Russian-Turkish, Russian-Japanese wars and WW1 heroes
A View from Europe.
Hero of the Soviet Union
Major – general
An outstanding scientist – geologist.
Ossetic-Russian Iranologist and general linguist
Honored Artist of the Russian Federation.
Bolshoy Theater's prima ballerina of 1960's through 1980's
Holder of all four degrees of the highest Russian military honor - St.George's Cross.
Lieutenant-general, a World War I hero.
Major-General, a World War I hero.
Honored Trainer of the Russia
Silver medallist at theTae kvon do World Championship (2005)
Weightlifting World and European Champion (1991)
Doctor of Biological Science.
Honored Trainer of the USSR
From internet sources
Weightlifting World Champion 2013
Doctor of Science, linguist.