Moldova has a pro-European government, but it is unpopular and the opposition seems to support a pro-Russian turn in the country’s trajectory.

Pavel Filip is the new Prime Minister of Moldova; he was sworn in on Wednesday 20th of January, but he is not welcome by many in the streets of Chisinau. As soon as it became apparent he would be receiving a vote of confidence from the Parliament, thousands of protesters gathered outside the Parliament. They called for the resignation of an “oligarchic...

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