The Announcement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia in connection with the Referendum on the Project of New Constitution in Syria

On 26 February 2012, a Referendum on the new draft Constitution of the Syrian Arab Republic was held in Syria. 7, 5 million citizens or 89, 4 % of those who took part in the Referendum on Sunday supported the new Constitution.

The results of the referendum showed that the people of Syria support the policy of the government oriented on the reforms which will contribute to the expansion of civil rights and liberties and building a modern democratic state.

We greet the results of the Referendum in the Republic of South Ossetia and expect that they will create a solid foundation for peace in Syria and complete normalization of the situation in the country.

Tskhinval, 28 February 2012