Prime Minister of South Ossetia

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Prime Minister of the Republic of South Ossetia
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Incumbent
Konstantin Dzhussoev

since 20 June 2022
Residence Tskhinvali
Appointer President of South Ossetia
Inaugural holder Oleg Teziev
Formation28 November 1991

The Prime Minister of the Republic of South Ossetia, officially known as the Chairman of the Government (Russian : Председатель Правительства), is the de facto head of government of the partially recognized Republic of South Ossetia that is de jure part of Georgia. This is a list of the de facto prime ministers of the Republic of South Ossetia.

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List of prime ministers of South Ossetia

No.Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of officePolitical party
Took officeLeft officeTime in office
1 Oleg Teziev
(born 1948)
28 November 1991October 19931 year, 10 months Independent
2 Gerasim Khugayev
(born 1946)
October 1993May 19947 months Independent
3 Feliks Zassiev May 199419950–1 year Independent
4 Vladislav Gabarayev
(born 1959)
199524 September 19960–1 year Independent
Valeriy Hubulov
(1966–1998)
Acting Prime Minister
25 September 19962 December 199668 days Independent
5 Aleksandr Shavlokhov
(born 1939)
2 December 1996August 19981 year, 7 months Independent
6 Merab Chigoev
(1951–2016)
August 19986 June 20012 years, 10 months Independent
7 Dmitry Sanakoyev
(born 1969)
14 June 2001December 20015 months Independent
(2) Gerasim Khugayev
(born 1946)
December 2001August 20031 year, 8 months Unity Party
8 Igor Sanakoyev
(born 1946)
17 September 2003May 20051 year, 7 months Unity Party
Zurab Kokoyev
(born 1961)
Acting Prime Minister
May 20055 July 20052 months Unity Party
9 Yury Morozov
(born 1949)
5 July 200517 August 20083 years, 43 days Unity Party
Boris Chochiev
(1957–2021)
Acting Prime Minister
17 August 200822 October 200866 days Unity Party
10 Aslanbek Bulatsev
(born 1964)
22 October 20084 August 2009286 days Unity Party
11 Vadim Brovtsev
(born 1969)
5 August 200926 April 20122 years, 266 days Unity Party
12 Rostislav Khugayev
(born 1951)
26 April 2012
20 January 20141 year, 269 days Independent
13 Domenty Kulumbegov
(born 1956)
20 January 201416 May 20173 years, 116 days Independent
14 Erik Pukhayev
(born 1957)
16 May 201729 August 20203 years, 105 days Independent
15 Gennady Bekoyev
(born 1981)
29 August 202020 June 20221 year, 295 days Independent
16 Konstantin Dzhussoev
(born 1967)
20 June 2022Incumbent4 days Independent

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