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Transnistria and Gagauzia

JCC CO-CHAIRMEN TO HOLD CONSULTATIONS AT CHISINAU OSCE OFFICE ON DECEMBER 17

JCC CO-CHAIRMEN TO HOLD CONSULTATIONS AT CHISINAU OSCE OFFICE ON DECEMBER 17
13 december, 2019

Next Tuesday, the Moldovan, Transnistrian and Russian Co-Chairpersons of the Joint Control Commission (JCC, the supervisory body for the Joint Peacekeeping Forces) will hold consultations at the Chisinau Office of the OSCE Mission to Moldova with participation of the representatives of Ukraine, it was decided at the JCC ordinary working meeting held in Bendery city on Thursday.

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OSCE MINISTERIAL COUNCIL CONFIRMED RESOLUTION TO ACHIEVE TRANSNISTRIAN CONFLICT SETTLEMENT ON THE BASIS OF MOLDOVA'S SOVEREIGNTY

OSCE MINISTERIAL COUNCIL CONFIRMED RESOLUTION TO ACHIEVE TRANSNISTRIAN CONFLICT SETTLEMENT ON THE BASIS OF MOLDOVA
10 december, 2019

The Council of Foreign Ministers from OSCE Member Countries has reiterated their strong resolve to attain a comprehensive, peaceful and sustainable settlement of the Transnistrian conflict based on the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Republic of Moldova within its internationally recognized borders with a special status for Transnistria that fully guarantees the human, political, economic and social rights of its population.

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TRANSNISTRIA HAS ALREADY REACHED TRUE STATEHOOD – VITALY IGNATIEV

TRANSNISTRIA HAS ALREADY REACHED TRUE STATEHOOD – VITALY IGNATIEV
06 december, 2019

Foreign minister of the unrecognized Transnistrian Moldovan republic (PMR) Vitaly Ignatiev met with professors of the Tartu University (Estonia) Eiki Berg and Kristel Vits in Tiraspol.

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FOREIGN MINISTER TO PRESENT MOLDOVA’S POSITION ON TRANSNISTRIAN CONFLICT SETTLEMENT AT OSCE MINISTERIAL COUNCIL MEETING

FOREIGN MINISTER TO PRESENT MOLDOVA’S POSITION ON TRANSNISTRIAN CONFLICT SETTLEMENT AT OSCE MINISTERIAL COUNCIL MEETING
05 december, 2019

Moldova’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration Aurel Ciocoi is taking part in the 26th Conference of the Ministerial Council of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe that has begun in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia presiding the OSCE this year.

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MOLDOVAN PREMIER OPTIMISTIC ABOUT BRATISLAVA PROTOCOL

MOLDOVAN PREMIER OPTIMISTIC ABOUT BRATISLAVA PROTOCOL
04 december, 2019

Moldovan Prime Minister Ion Chicu hopes that the final Protocol of the 5+2 format meeting held in Bratislava in November will be eventually signed and this should help maintain the positive dynamic of the Transnistrian conflict settlement process, he stated in his meeting with Ambassador Claus Neukirch, the Head of the OSCE Mission to Moldova, held on Tuesday.

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​TRANSNISTRIA PUTS EIGHT ENTERPRISES FOR PRIVATIZATION

​TRANSNISTRIA PUTS EIGHT ENTERPRISES FOR PRIVATIZATION
04 december, 2019

The unrecognized Transnistrian Moldovan republic (PMR) government approved the 2020-2021 program of privatization, including into it the packages of shares of eight large enterprises. If the law is adopted by the supreme soviet [region's parliament] and the consequent selling, the government hopes to get almost 322.5 million rubles (US$20 million) for them.

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TIRASPOL SAYS CHISINAU IS CONTINUING ITS OLD DESTRUCTIVE NEGOTIATION LINE

TIRASPOL SAYS CHISINAU IS CONTINUING ITS OLD DESTRUCTIVE NEGOTIATION LINE
02 december, 2019

Judging by the first news conference of the new Moldovan Special Representative for Transnistria talks Alexandru Flenchea, Chisinau’s old destructive negotiation line is being actively continued. That was how Transnistrian minister of foreign affairs Vitaly Ignatiev has commented the recent sayings by Moldovan Deputy Prime Minister for Country Reintegration Flenchea concerning the compromise variant of the Bratislava Protocol.

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CHISINAU READY TO SIGN COMPROMISE VARIANT OF BRATISLAVA PROTOCOL – ALEXANDRU FLENCHEA

CHISINAU READY TO SIGN COMPROMISE VARIANT OF BRATISLAVA PROTOCOL – ALEXANDRU FLENCHEA
28 november, 2019

Moldovan Special Representative for Transnistria negotiations, Deputy Prime Minister for Country Reintegration Alexandru Flenchea has stated Chisinau’s preparedness to sign a compromise variant of the Protocol of the Bratislava round of negotiations.

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​FLENCHEA AND NEUKIRCH DISCUSS DRAFT DECLARATION ON TRANSNISTRIAN SETTLEMENT

​FLENCHEA AND NEUKIRCH DISCUSS DRAFT DECLARATION ON TRANSNISTRIAN SETTLEMENT
26 november, 2019

At its Meeting scheduled for December 5-6, the OSCE Ministerial Council will discuss and adopt a Declaration on the Transnistrian conflict settlement negotiations in the format of 5+2, whose draft was discussed in Chisinau on Monday by Moldova’s Special Representative for Transnistria negotiations, Deputy Prime Minister for Country Reintegration Alexandru Flenchea and Ambassador Claus Neukirch, the Head of the OSCE Mission to Moldova.

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PRESIDENT DODON MAINTAINS HE IS NOT NEGOTIATING TRANSNISTRIAN CONFLICT SETTLEMENT WITH RUSSIA

PRESIDENT DODON MAINTAINS HE IS NOT NEGOTIATING TRANSNISTRIAN CONFLICT SETTLEMENT WITH RUSSIA
22 november, 2019

Moldova President Igor Dodon has refuted media stories that he is allegedly discussing with Russia a Transnistrian conflict settlement concept. Speaking on the local television on Thursday night, the head of state said that in the current political situation, one can hardly speak about such a concept.

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TIRASPOL BELIEVES MODEL OF RELATIONS WITH MOLDOVA IS TO BE DETERMINED BY TRANSNISTRIAN PEOPLE

TIRASPOL BELIEVES MODEL OF RELATIONS WITH MOLDOVA IS TO BE DETERMINED BY TRANSNISTRIAN PEOPLE
20 november, 2019

“A final model of building relations with Moldova is to be determined by the Transnistrian people”. Such opinion was expressed by the Transnistrian ministry of foreign affairs in its commentary on the recent sayings by Russian Senator Vladimir Jabarov concerning the history of the Transnistrian conflict and perspectives of its settlement.

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NEW DEPUTY PREMIER, OSCE MISSION HEAD DISCUSS WAYS TO COMPLETE BRATISLAVA PROTOCOL DRAFTING

NEW DEPUTY PREMIER, OSCE MISSION HEAD DISCUSS WAYS TO COMPLETE BRATISLAVA PROTOCOL DRAFTING
19 november, 2019

Ways to and possibilities of completing the drafting of the Protocol of the official round of the 5+2 format negotiations held in Bratislava last October were the main question of the meeting the new Moldovan Special Representative for Transnistria negotiations, Deputy Prime Minister for Country Reintegration Alexandru Flenchea held on Monday with Ambassador Claus Neukirch, the Head of the OSCE Mission to Moldova.

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BUSINESS ACTIVITY ENHANCEMENT IN GAGAUZIA IS OUR MAIN GOAL – AUTONOMY BASHKAN

BUSINESS ACTIVITY ENHANCEMENT IN GAGAUZIA IS OUR MAIN GOAL – AUTONOMY BASHKAN
08 november, 2019

The Invest Gagauzia 2019 business forum has started in the Gagauz autonomy on Friday.

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OPENING OF THIRD BASKET IS DRIVING NEGOTIATION PROCESS INTO DEADLOCK – TRANSNISTRIAN LEADER

OPENING OF THIRD BASKET IS DRIVING NEGOTIATION PROCESS INTO DEADLOCK – TRANSNISTRIAN LEADER
07 november, 2019

The participants in the Bavaria Conference, which ended on Tuesday, like in the Bratislava 5+2 format meeting [held on October 9-10] failed to achieve consensuses on some issues, Transnistria president Vadim Krasnoselsky stated at his news conference held in Moscow on Wednesday.

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INFORMAL CONFERENCE ON TRANSNISTRIA ENDED IN BAVARIA

INFORMAL CONFERENCE ON TRANSNISTRIA ENDED IN BAVARIA
06 november, 2019

An ordinary conference on building confidence in the Transnistrian conflict settlement process, organized with the assistance of the German Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the OSCE, ended in Bavaria on Tuesday.

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MOLDOVAN, TRANSNISTRIAN LEADERS MEET IN BENDER

MOLDOVAN, TRANSNISTRIAN LEADERS MEET IN BENDER
05 november, 2019

Moldovan President Igor Dodon and leader of Transnistria Vadim Krasnoselsky had an informal meeting in the Bender Fortress on Sunday. The Moldovan head of state wrote about this on his Facebook page on Monday.

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​U.S. AMBASSADOR DERECK HOGAN VISITS TRANSNISTRIA, MEETS KRASNOSELSKY

​U.S. AMBASSADOR DERECK HOGAN VISITS TRANSNISTRIA, MEETS KRASNOSELSKY
01 november, 2019

The United States will promote finding a common language at the next week’s Bavaria Conference on confidence-building measures in the Transnistrian conflict settlement process, the United States Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Moldova, Dereck Hogan, stated during his meeting with Transnistria president Vadim Krasnoselsky held in Tiraspol on Thursday.

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OSCE SECRETARY GENERAL OPTIMISTIC ABOUT BRATISLAVA PROTOCOL SIGNATURE SOON

OSCE SECRETARY GENERAL OPTIMISTIC ABOUT BRATISLAVA PROTOCOL SIGNATURE SOON
31 octomber, 2019

OSCE Secretary General Thomas Greminger has expressed hope that the Protocol of the Bratislava round of the 5+2 format talks, held in early October, will be signed next week.

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MOLDOVA PRESIDENT BELIEVES THERE IS NO CONDITIONS FOR TRANSNISTRIAN CONFLICT SETTLEMENT NOW, BUT DIALOG NEEDS TO BE CONTINUED

MOLDOVA PRESIDENT BELIEVES THERE IS NO CONDITIONS FOR TRANSNISTRIAN CONFLICT SETTLEMENT NOW, BUT DIALOG NEEDS TO BE CONTINUED
31 octomber, 2019

Moldova President Igor Dodon believes that at the present time, there are no conditions for Transnistrian conflict settlement, but nevertheless the Chisinau-Tiraspol dialog needs to be continued, he stated on the Moldova-1 public television channel on Wednesday night.

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DODON AND KRASNOSELSKY BELIEVE THERE IS NO ALTERNATIVE TO DIALOG AND CONFIDENCE BETWEEN SIDES

DODON AND KRASNOSELSKY BELIEVE THERE IS NO ALTERNATIVE TO DIALOG AND CONFIDENCE BETWEEN SIDES
30 octomber, 2019

Moldova President Igor Dodon and Transnistria president Vadim Krasnoselsky share the opinion that there is no alternative to dialog and to building confidence between the conflict sides. Such was the conclusion the interlocutors arrived at during their meeting held on Tuesday.

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