All posts tagged Moldova

June 29, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Incumbent Dorin Chirtoaca won re-election for a third term as mayor of Moldova’s capital city Chisinau, in a run-off on June 28 against a former prime minister nominated by pro-Russian […]


Pro-Russian parties fail in upset bid at Moldova’s local elections

June 15, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Pro-Moscow socialists came in third in the local elections on June 14 in Moldova, despite expectations it could ride a protest vote against the ruling ...

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Moldovan PM resigns amid investigation of document fraud

June 12, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Moldova’s prime minister Chiril Gaburici resigned on June 12 after less than four months on the job, threatening to trigger a new political cris ...

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Moldovans demand justice for vanishing $1B, lack of government action

May 4, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

Tens of thousands of Moldovans took to the streets on May 3 in the Moldovan capital of Chisinau to demand justice for a banking scandal that saw $1 bi ...

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    Moldova after the elections: Politics overtakes reform
    March 5, 2015, by Corneliu Ciurea for the European Council on Foreign Relations

    What has happened in Moldova in recent months can be explained by saying that political logic is finally taking revenge on bureaucratic logic. Moldovan politicians have started to rebel against […]

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    Merkel: Russia meddling with countries’ EU aspirations
    December 8, 2014, by VOANews

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is bitterly accusing Russia of trying to meddle with the desires of eastern European countries to pursue a path of integration with the European Union. Merkel […]