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Moldova-EU association agreement needs amending - Dodon - The Baltic Times.

CHISINAU - Moldovan President Igor Dodon has spoken in favor of amending the country's agreement on association with the European Union.......

- The Baltic Times - US

Barclays banker jailed for helping cyber criminals launder over £2.5m stolen using malware.

Jinal Pethad, 29, from Edgware, London, opened 105 sham accounts for two Moldovan nationals involved in the scam using fake ID documents.

- - UK

Moldova Charges Russian Banker with Money-Laundering.

Moldova's anti-graft authorities have confirmed that Russian banker German Gorbuntsov has been questioned over several criminal cases.

- Balkan Insight - UK

NATO Deputy Secretary General to visit the Republic of Moldova.

On Friday, 8 December 2017, the NATO Deputy Secretary General, The Honourable Ms. Rose Gottemoeller will travel to Chisinau where she will inaugurate the NATO Liaison Office Moldova together with the Prime Minister, Mr. Pavel Filip.


NATO Deputy Secretary General inaugurates new NATO Liaison Office in Moldova.

NATO Deputy Secretary General, Rose Gottemoeller, inaugurated the new NATO Liaison Office in Moldova today .


Moldova Leaders Battle Over Russian Broadcast Ban.

Moldova's pro-Russian and pro-EU leaders are again in deadlock – this time over a law that seeks the curb the broadcasting of Russian-made media content.

- Balkan Insight - UK

Russia Accused Of Harassing Moldovan Politicians With 'Fabricated' Lawsuits.

The head of Moldova's ruling party has accused Russian authorities of harassing him and other party officials with bogus lawsuits.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Martenitsa is now part of the Cultural Heritage of UNESCO.

Martenitsa was listed as a cultural cultural heritage by UNESCO, the ministry of culture said. This happened at the meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee for its Conservation held in the Republic of Korea. The nomination is multinational to Bulgaria, Romania, Moldova and Macedonia and is listed on the representative ...

- Novinite - BG

Illegal Cigarette Factory with Workers from Bulgaria and Ukraine was Discovered in Spain.

In a joint operation of the Spanish Civil Guard and Europol, 18 people were arrested by a criminal group operating an illegal cigarette factory in the Spanish city of Granada, TASS reported. The authorities of Bulgaria, Greece, Moldova, Romania and Ukraine have been cooperating to carry out the operation, according to a ...

- Novinite - BG

UN Committee Against Torture Publishes Findings.

UN Committee Against Torture Publishes Findings on Moldova, Cameroon, Bosnia And Herzegovina, Italy, Mauritius, Bulgaria, Timor Leste, Rwanda

- Scoop NZ - NZ

Twenty countries risk ability to pay for life-saving vaccines in long term - MSF.

Source: Médecins Sans Frontières Country: Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bhutan, Bolivia , Congo, Cuba, Georgia, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Kiribati, Moldova, Mongolia, Nicaragua, Papua New Guinea, Sri Lanka, Timor-Leste, Uzbekistan, Viet Nam, World As the board of Gavi meets this week, MSF is calling on the vaccine ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Visit to NATO by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Moldova

On Thursday 23 November 2017, the NATO Secretary General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg will meet the Prime Minister of the Republic of Moldova, H.E. Mr. Pavel Filip at NATO Headquarters.


Secretary General: NATO supports a stable, secure and neutral Moldova

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed Moldovan Prime Minister Pavel Filip to NATO Headquarters on Thursday . He praised NATO and Moldova's 25-year-old partnership and reaffirmed the Alliance's respect for Moldova's neutrality. Today we discussed how NATO and Moldova can build on our achievements,' Mr. Stoltenberg ...


EU Should Seek Further Reforms Before Offering Membership to Eastern Neighbours

23 November 2017 Cristina Gherasimov Twitter Academy Robert Bosch Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme The EU should reiterate firm support for current commitments and for European integration via genuine democratic transformations before promising a path to membership. Agmashenebeli Avenue in Tbilisi is turned into ...

- Chatham House - UK

Abandoning the Eastern Partnership Would Be a Terrible Act of Self-Harm for Poland

21 November 2017 Kataryna Wolczuk Associate Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme By turning its back on Poland's leadership role in eastern Europe, the ruling Law and Justice Party is jeopardizing the country's security and its standing in the EU. Poland's Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski and his counterpart from ...

- Chatham House - UK

Moldova's Political Challenges and What They Mean for the Eastern Partnership

Invitation Only Research Event 13 Nov 2017 - 09:30 to 15:30Add to CalendariCalendar Outlook Google Yahoo John Beyer, Academic Visitor, University of OxfordNatalia Gavrilita, Member of the National Permanent Bureau, Party for Action and SolidarityCristina Gherasimov, Academy Robert Bosch Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, ...

- Chatham House - UK

Moldova's Media Struggle to Shake Off Political Influence

Citizens of Moldova protest against the mixed electoral system in front of the Parliament building.  Moldova's Media Struggle to Shake Off Political InfluenceOctober 31, 2017The fate of press freedom in the country is closely tied to the success of its democracy.

- Freedom House - US