Djukanovic decides to leave in the midst of accusations that Moscow was involved in alleged election day coup attempt.
Voters hand victory to a party that previously held just one seat in parliament.
Opposition parties are trying to form a coalition to send long-serving PM Djukanovic into political retirement.
Just when relations between Russia and the West seemed to have reached an all-time low, things have taken a turn for the worse this fall.
The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.
This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes.
It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.