Transnistria


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Trans·nis·tri·a

 (trăns-nē′strē-ə)
A region of Moldova east of the Dniester River bordering on Ukraine. Following Moldovan independence from the USSR in 1991, Transnistria unilaterally seceded from Moldova, establishing a de facto independent state.
Translations
Приднестровие
Transnístria
Podněstří
Transnistrien
ĈednestrioTransdnestrioTransnistrio
Transnistria
Transnistria
Transnistria
TransnistrieTransdniestrie
טרנסניסטריה
Pridnjestrovska Moldavska Republika
Dnyeszter-menti Moldáv Köztársaság
Transnistria
Transnistria
沿ドニエストル共和国
트란스니스트리아
Padniestrė
Piedņestras Moldāvu Republika
Trans-Nistrië
Transnistria
Naddniestrze
Transnístria
Transnistria
Podnestersko
Придњестровље
Transnistrien
Придністров'я
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Embassy in Chisinau has, in the past year, expanded engagement with Moldovan communities through efforts to improve the effectiveness of Moldova's English-language instructors and reach out to educators and students in the nation's breakaway region of Transnistria.
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He mentioned writer Vsevolod Nepogodin, who was summoned to the Ukrainian Security Service after he warned in one of the newspapers that the policy pursued by Poroshenko and Saakashvili may provoke Ukraine's conflict with Transnistria, which is designated by Moldova as the autonomous territorial unit with a special legal status.
We were wise enough and had political will to take seriously and make conclusions from the events in Osh in neighboring Kyrgyzstan, Fergana, Baku, Sumgait, Nagorno Karabakh, the Caucasus, Transnistria, the Baltics, where ethnic clashes resulted in a bloodshed of innocent people," said President Nursultan Nazarbayev during today's meeting of the Assembly of People of Kazakhstan.
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But freezing Ukraine's legitimate government out of the region is potentially far more destabilizing than the Kremlin's support for the other ex-Soviet breakaway territories: Moldova's Transnistria and the Georgian regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia.
They occasionally grab a bit of territory that isn't covered by a Nato guarantee (Abkhazia, South Ossetia, Transnistria, Crimea, Luhansk, Donestk), but they dare not go any further.
After the death of his parents, a family friend told him of how they survived the Holocaust: a Romanian soldier took pity on his pregnant mother and removed them from a line of Jews who were about to be deported to the Romanian concentration camp Transnistria.
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