Igor Dodon drops welcome words into his Russian counterpart Putin’s ear.
Critics from the Council of Europe to the government itself say Moldova needs a more humane prison system. And they’ve kept on saying it for years.
Actively involved in the electoral campaign, the influential Orthodox Church played a significant role in Dodon’s victory. From Ziarul de Garda.
President-elect Igor Dodon’s rhetoric and actions might differ in practice from his promises during the electoral campaign, analysts believe.
For those seeking a Western orientation for Moldova’s future, the victory of Igor Dodon was a devastating loss – as their opinions aired in a popular Moldovan newspaper showed all too clear. From Ziarul de Garda.
The West-leaning candidate lost the presidential election despite overwhelming support from expatriate voters, raising many questions.
Social Democrats win in Romania, while conservatives have slim lead in Macedonia, and Transdniester gets a new president.
A week after winning the presidential election, Igor Dodon has already earmarked heads to roll.
Socialist Igor Dodon’s victory is marred by the logistics of voting abroad, where a shortage of ballots prevented many from casting their votes in the election runoff.
Results in the first round of voting give pro-Russian candidate Igor Dodon the upper hand, and 10 percent more votes than pro-West Maia Sandu.
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