Vladikavkaz, the capital of North Ossetia (a republic in the North Caucasus), has hosted a traditional international free-style wrestling tournament for the prizes of two-time Olympic champion Soslan Andiyev.
About 200 sportsmen from Uzbekistan, Georgia, Ukraine and Russia participated in the competitions.
The winners in weight categories are Shamil Batyrov /Dagestan/, Alan Dudayev, Irbek Farniyev, Ruslan Kukayev Khadzhimurat Gatsalov, Oleg Kallagov /North Ossetia/ and Oleg Khopryakov /Voronezh/.
Ukraine has begun to use new tactics in the conduct of hostilities in the Donbass, which creates problems for the Russian army during the offensive. This was told by military historian Yuri Knutov. The expert called the tactic "very interesting."