all kinds of vehicle is prohibited on sections Gudauri-Kobi and
Stepantsminda-Lars of the highway Mtskheta-Stepantsminda-Lars
(Military-Georgian Highway) because of intensive snowfall and danger of
avalanches, the Georgian Road Department reports on Tuesday, January 8.
Traffic of trailers and half-trailers and
buses designed, for more than 30 passengers, is not allowed on the sections
Aragvispiri-Gudauri and Kobi-Stepantsminda of the Military Georgian Highway.
Traffic of the rest kinds of vehicle is free on section Aragvispiri-Pasanauri,
traffic of the rest kinds of vehicle is allowed with anti-sliding chains on
sections Pasanauri-Gudauri and Kobi-Stepantsminda.
Traffic of vehicle with two and more
leading axles is not restricted.
Police coordinate permanently traffic of
During last month the Military-Georgian
Highway was closed several times for traffic of vehicle on the Georgian side's
request. Those measures were taken in connection with worsening of weather
conditions on the Cross Pass.