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Igor Dodon and Socialists set 4 conditions for voting switch to mixed electoral system

During a talk show at Accent TV, the President of Moldova, Igor Dodon, announced that he and his former fellow Socialists would vote for...

EU advises Moldova not to adopt mixed electoral system and instead implement Venice Commission...

On June 19th, the spokesperson of the European External Action Service issued a statement in regard to the opinion of the Venice Commission and...

Moldova Parliament Speaker Candu: We’ll vote for the switch to mixed electoral system

Despite the quite negative opinion of the Venice Commission and the ODIHR on the proposal to change the electoral system from proportional to mixed...

Venice Commission, ODIHR: Draft law on mixed electoral system in Moldova raises significant concerns

On June 16th, the Venice Commission on Democracy through Law, the Council of Europe's constitutional law body, adopted a critical opinion on the draft...

World Bank contradicts Iurie Leancă: Moldova Government did not consult on guarantee to National...

On June 14th, the World Bank Office in Moldova issued a statement on the recent comment made by former PM, current Vice Speaker Iurie...

US Senate adopts expanded sanctions bill: Trump to ask Russia to withdraw troops from...

On June 14th, the US Senate approved by a vote of 98-2 an expansion to the sanctions bill against Russia, together with a sanctions...

EU Council approves €100 million assistance to Moldova, calls for respect of multi-party system,...

On 15 June 2017, the representatives of EU Member States endorsed an agreement reached with the European Parliament on macro-financial assistance for the Republic...

Russia Deputy Foreign Minister: Banning Russian TV channels in Moldova would lead to informational...

In a short comment for RIA Novosti, Vice Foreign Minister of Russia, Grigory Karasin, reacted with concern to the proposal of the Moldovan Democrats...

Socialists initiate censure motion against Filip Government

On June 14th, the Socialist caucus from Moldova's Parliament initiated a censure motion against the Government led by Pavel Filip. The Socialists already have...

Russia MFA on Russian diplomats allegedly recruiting Moldovans for Eastern Ukraine: empty chatter

The Deputy Foreign Minister of Russia, Grigory Karasin, called "empty chatter" the press reports of recruiting of fighters from Gagauzia conducted by the five...