Moscow is also threatening to cut off the flow of natural gas to Moldova, a country nearly wholly dependent on Russia for energy.
Transdniestria, you may recall, is a separatist enclave in Moldova.
After the parlor was raided by police, the woman was jailed and then deported to Moldova by the British government.
Filat said Moldova was appreciative of U.S. assistance but more help, especially on the security side, would surely be welcomed.
The recent Vilnuis Summit proved to be just such an opportunity, at least for Georgia and Moldova.
Russian intelligence forces are spread out in Moldova in a variety of ways, according to Filat.
Filat said Moldova would not be deterred from its Western trajectory.
That about a kilo is at issue in Moldova makes talk of a warhead far off, but it is hardly harmless.
country in Eastern Europe, named for the river through it, probably from PIE root *mel- "dark, soiled, black."
Note: This former member of the Soviet Union declared its independence in 1991.
Note: The Soviet Union took Moldova from Romania in 1940; most of its people speak Romanian.