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Moldovan Transport Minister Detained On Corruption Charges.

Moldovan Transport and Roads Infrastructure Minister Iurie Chirinciuc has been detained on corruption charges, the latest in a string of arrests on suspicion of graft in the economically struggling country.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Moldova detains officials suspected of embezzling EU money.

CHISINAU, Moldova " Moldovan anti-corruption prosecutors have detained the transport minister and a senior road management official on suspicion of embezzling European Union funds.Prosecutors detained Transportation Minister...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Moldova detains officials suspected of embezzling EU money.

Moldovan anti-corruption prosecutors have detained the transport minister and a senior road management official on suspicion of embezzling European Union funds.

- FOX News - US

Moldova's President Bars Military from NATO Exercise.

Moldova's pro-Russian President Igor Dodon, who wants the country to be militarily neutral, said that the participation of 50 troops in a NATO exercise in Romania was inappropriate'.

- Balkan Insight - UK

Positive showing for Maltese team in Bulgaria.

The Malta Davis Cup team gave a good account of themselves in the European Group 3 zone tournament which was held recently in Sozopol, Bulgaria. The Maltese team, captained by Steve Caruana, was formed by Matthew Asciak, Omar Sudzuka, Denzil Agius and Ben Farrugia. They were drawn in Pool B alongside Macedonia, Moldova and ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales thinks you'll pay for crowdsourced journalism that's free of fake news.

While sites like Facebook, Twitter and Reddit have been plagued with bogus political stories created by Moldovan teenagers and Pizzagate conspiracy theorists, Wikipedia, the web's de facto encyclopedia, has remained notably fake news free. As co-founder Jimmy Wales put it in recently in an interview with VICE News, the ...

- VICE News - US

Moldova-Ukraine Border Plan Makes Transnistria Anxious.

The separatist government in Transnistria has accused Moldova and Ukraine of trying to impose a blockade, after the two countries agreed to set up a joint checkpoint at the border.

- Balkan Insight - UK

Moldovan businessman sentenced for role in $1 bln bank fraud.

CHISINAU, Moldova " A court has sentenced a Moldovan businessman and former lawmaker to 18 years in prison for embezzlement and money laundering connected to a $1 billion bank fraud.The court in the capital Chisinau on Thursday...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Moldova granted observer status in Eurasian Union.

Moldova has been granted observer status by the Eurasian Economic Union , in another shift towards Moscow following the election of its new pro-Russian president. EURACTIV Romania reports.

- EurActive - UK

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