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Moldova, Ukraine's neighbour, nervous about
Moldova, Ukraine's neighbour, nervous about RussiaEurope Online MagazineLeanca noted that a secessionist movement in Moldova remains unresolved, and the Russian military incursion in Crimea was "just a brutal reminder" of what will happen if no solution is found. Moldova shares a 1,242-kilometre border with Ukraine on ...
Posted on 3 March 2014 | 2:41 pm
US assures Ukraine neighbor Moldova of
AFPUS assures Ukraine neighbor Moldova of supportReuters"I regret to say Russia, in some of the challenges that we are seeing right now in Ukraine, has put pressure on Moldova. There are challenges with respect to their energy sources and also their ability to trade," Kerry told reporters before he and ...US Assistance to MoldovaUS Department of State (press release)Amid Russian pressure, US pledges Moldova aidThe Hill (blog)Kerry accuses Russia of exerting 'pressure on Moldova'GlobalPostITV Newsall 28 news articles »
Posted on 3 March 2014 | 1:20 pm
Israel to Import 500 Construction Workers
Israel to Import 500 Construction Workers from MoldovaArutz ShevaIsrael to Import 500 Construction Workers from Moldova. A joint program of the Immigration Authority, the Ministry of Housing and representatives of contractors in Israel, are arranging for 500 constriction workers from Moldova to arrive in Israel. The ...
Posted on 3 March 2014 | 2:55 am
Moldovan PM: Crimea Crisis Reminiscent Of
Voice of AmericaMoldovan PM: Crimea Crisis Reminiscent Of TransdniesterVoice of AmericaCHISINAU — Moldovan Prime Minister Iurie Leanca says tensions between pro-Russian Crimeans and pro-European Ukrainians are reminiscent to Moldovans of their own separatist conflict involving Transdniester. Speaking to RFE/RL in an exclusive ...and more »
Posted on 2 March 2014 | 8:44 am
Parliament gives green light to visa-free
Parliament gives green light to visa-free travel for Moldovan citizensEU NewsMoldovan citizens will soon be able to travel to the EU's border-free Schengen area without a visa, under a draft law approved by Parliament on Thursday and already informally agreed with the Council. Moldova is the first Eastern Partnership country to ...
Posted on 28 February 2014 | 2:13 am
Moldova alarmed over 'contagious'By Alexander Tanas CHISINAU (Reuters) - Moldova's prime minister expressed alarm on Monday at the crisis in Ukraine's Crimea region, saying it was "contagious" and could stoke separatist sentiment in his country's rebel Russian-speaking territory of Transdniestria. Moldova, an ex-Soviet republic wedged between Ukraine and Romania, with a population of about 4 million, is planning to sign a ...
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 10:42 am
To Russia With Fear: Ukraine’s Tiny,Moldova, a small nation to the southwest of Ukraine, fears that Russia’s intervention in the autonomous province of Crimea could be repeated in other parts of the region. Iurie Leanca, the prime minister of Moldova, an impoverished nation of about 3.6 million people and a former republic of the Soviet Union, called Vladimir Putin’s incursion into Crimea a “very dangerous development” in an ...
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 9:37 am
Despite Ukraine Crisis EU Continues toRecent events in Ukraine have highlighted the shortcomings of the country's readiness for the further EU integration. They have also put a spotlight on where these issues have really stemmed from - and that is partly due to the EU's Eastern Neighborhood Policy (ENP). The ENP was initially formed on values, the commitment to the principles of international law and to fundamental values, including ...
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 7:22 am
Is Transnistria the ghost of Crimea'sAs Russian troops occupy Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula, residents of neighboring Moldova can look on knowingly. Two decades after a similar influx of Russian troops, Moldova remains in a frozen conflict with a Moscow-backed puppet state within its borders. Welcome to the capital of Transnistria, an unrecognized country of 500,000 wedged between Ukraine and its namesake, the Dniester river ...
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 1:56 pm
Moldova Sees Contagion in RussianMoldovan Prime Minister Iurie Leanca said Russia’s troop buildup in Crimea, an autonomous province of Ukraine, could be replicated in other eastern European countries.
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 10:41 am