Pro-Russian men stand guard at a checkpoint which was left by Ukrainian security force officers near Slaviansk April 24, 2014.
Keywords: probloodyTransdniestriainvadestand guardOfficersdefuse
Moldova's newly elected president Nicolae Timofti speaks after the presidential elections in the Republic Palace in Chisinau March 16, 2012.
Keywords: TransdniestriaThe EuElectedVotesreformEuropean Integration
Moldova's new parliament holds its first session on Friday amid uncertainty over whether the communists, who have run Europe's poorest nation since 2001, will go into opposition or strike a political deal to keep control.
Keywords: The CommunistsVoroninPromptedSoviet MoldovaEuropean IntegrationTransdniestriaPresident Vladimir Voronin