Khurzarin

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Хурзæрин
Type general
Founded 1 January 1924
Language Ossetian
Headquarters Tskhinval
Circulation 1700

Khurzarin (Ossetian: Хурзæрин, Dawn) is the main Ossetian language newspaper of South Ossetia. It is printed five times a week, and has a circulation of 1,700 (down from 13,000 in 1975).

It received the Order of the Badge of Honour in 1973.

Previous names:

  • 1924-1932: Хурзӕрин, Dawn
  • 1932-1957: Коммунист, Communist
  • 1957-199?: Советон Ирыстон, Soviet Ossetia.