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Ukraine’s Power Plans on Dniester River Alarm Moldova

Balkan Insight 10 Sep 2021
Moldova has said it will vigorously contest Ukraine's plans to expand a major hydropower complex on the Dniester, amid fears that it will lower the water level of the most important river in Moldova ... Photo ... The energy complex is situated on the river near the border with Moldova, and Kyiv has big plans to expand it.

Rise in Moldovan Asylum Seekers Concerns Germany

Balkan Insight 09 Sep 2021
Interior Ministry says number of asylum seekers from Moldova increased sharply in August, sparking concerns that their main motive is financial, and a desire to access Germany's generous welfare benefits. A Moldovan couple look at election posters after voting in Chisinau, Moldova on October 30, 2016. Photo.

Romania’s Basescu Risks Losing Ex-President’s Privileges

Balkan Insight 08 Sep 2021
Former president of Romania Traian Basescu delivers a speech after he was decorated by the President of Moldova Nicolae Timofti with the order of ‘Stefan cel Mare’, during his visit in Chisinau, Moldova, April 2, 2015. Photo. EPA/Doru Dumitru ... Basescu has denied the allegations of collaboration ... A trial there will begin on November 5 ... .

Moldovans Stage Celebrations of Romanian Language Day

Balkan Insight 31 Aug 2021
Celebrations were held to mark the anniversary of Moldova’s return to the Latin alphabet, replacing the Cyrillic script that was imposed by the authorities when the country was part of the Soviet Union. Moldova on Tuesday held a series of cultural events ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo.

Scott McTominay to miss United v Wolves after undergoing surgery on his groin

FourFourTwo 26 Aug 2021
A statement on the club’s official website read ... See more ... The midfielder expressed his frustration at missing the upcoming Premier League clash at Molineux and Scotland’s fixtures with Denmark, Moldova and Austria but promised to be back soon. A photo posted by on. He said on Instagram ... .

Moldova’s Govt Has ‘Unequivocal Mandate’ to Tackle Judicial Corruption

Balkan Insight 24 Aug 2021
Tackling high-level corruption in Moldova – especially in the judiciary – may be complicated, but it’s a road the country has to take, Justice Minister Sergiu Litvinenco told BIRN ... “The number-one priority of Moldova and of the parliament elected on July 11, of the government and of me as Justice Minister, is to reform the judiciary system ... Photo.

JDC Provides Critically Needed Medical Supplies to Haiti Following Earthquake

The Algemeiner 16 Aug 2021
Staff and volunteers with the Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) distribute food packages to the Jewish community in Kishinev, Moldova. Photo. Courtesy. – The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) is responding to the Aug ... August 16, 2021 11.36 am. 0. Canadian Jewish Group Renews Campaign to Remove World War II-Era Monuments ... .

Moldova Bars Kosovar Croatian Football Club Player From Match

Balkan Insight 13 Aug 2021
Photo ... Moldova’s Football Federation told BIRN on Friday that it was not aware of the situation with the Kosovar player for Croatian Dinamo Zagreb whose request for a Moldovan visa has been rejected ... Moldova’s Foreign Affairs Ministry indicated that the visa hold-up is related to its negative stance toward Kosovo’s independence.

Russia and Moldova Agree to Resume Trade, Destroy Ammunition

Balkan Insight 12 Aug 2021
In a sign of warming relations between Moscow and Chisinau, Russia has agreed to lift trade restrictions with Moldova and work on destroying stocks of Soviet-era ammunition, stored in the breakaway Transnistria region ... Photo ... Moldova has repeatedly asked for the withdrawal of Russian troops but without any success.

Moldova’s New Govt Warns Justice System: Change is Coming

Balkan Insight 11 Aug 2021
Photo. Moldovan Presidency website. Moldova’s new Justice Minister, Sergiu Litvinenco, has warned prosecutors that the times of legal impunity for rich oligarchs and those who have committed crimes are over ... Action and Solidarity Party in Moldova (PAS)Alexandru StoianogloMaia SanduMoldova. .

Moldova Detains Ex-Defence Minister Alexandru Pinzari

Balkan Insight 30 Jul 2021
Former Defence Minister and head of the General Inspectorate of Police, Alexandru Pinzari. Photo. Alexandru Pinzari Facebook page. Moldova’s former Defence Minister and head of the Police General Inspectorate, Alexandru Pinzari, was detained by prosecutors on Friday after Security and Intelligence Service after officers searched his home ... .

Adventuresome pup finds RAGBRAI hordes just a bit intimidating, world-traveling owner says

The Hawk Eye 26 Jul 2021
Zahra, a 1-year-old Yorkie-Pomeranian mix, isn’t sure about RAGBRAI just yet ... “She loves it all,” Mayer says while pumping gas in Correctionville, just off the route ... “She got scared and bailed out.” ... More. 'Full circle moment' ... Since then, they’ve taught at schools in China, India and Moldova. More. Photos ... More ... .

Balkan Athletes Hunger for Glory at Olympics Marred by COVID-19

Balkan Insight 22 Jul 2021
Photo ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo. Moldova Olympic Committee. Moldova will be represented in Tokyo with 19 athletes after its athletes qualified for six sporting events ... This year, Moldova already has athletes with big names ... Moldova first took part in an Olympics at Barcelona 1992, one year after the country declared independence ... Photo ... Photo.

Jabs on Wheels: Moldovan Capital Uses Mobile Centres to Boost Vaccination

Balkan Insight 15 Jul 2021
Moldova has found an original method to boost the vaccination process of its population against COVID-19, by using a trolleybus and a bus as mobile centres for vaccination ... After conducting 5,423 tests probing for the coronavirus on July 14, the Health Ministry in Moldova confirmed 56 new cases of COVID-19 ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo ... Photo.

Pro-European Forces Score Landslide Win in Moldova Election

Balkan Insight 12 Jul 2021
After the pro-European Action and Solidarity party, PAS, comfortably won Sunday's parliamentary elections in Moldova, President Sandu has an opportunity to work with the legislature on pursuit of a reformist agenda ... Photo ... Moldova has about a million citizens living and working abroad, split between Europe and North America and Russia.