Moldova takes 120th position among 180 countries in 2019 the Corruption Perception Index (CPI)

Moldova takes 120th position among 180 countries in 2019 the Corruption Perception Index (CPI) With a score of 33, Moldova ranks 120th out of 180 countries in the Corruption Perception Index (CPI) for 2019 that was launched by Transparency International. It slipped three spots from the 117th in 2018. The CPI measures public sector corruption in 180 countries and territories, giving each a score from zero (highly corrupt) to 100

Victims of Azerbaijan events of January 20, 1990 commemorated in Chisinau

Victims of Azerbaijan events of January 20, 1990 commemorated in Chisinau An event to remember the victims of the tragic events of January 20, 1990 was held on January 21, organized by the Congress of Azerbaijanis in Moldova. The participants observed a moment’s silence in memory of over 140 citizens of Azerbaijan who lost their lives that day, IPN reports. Azerbaijan’s Ambassador to Moldova Gudsi Osmanov said that 30 years

Peter Michalko: Signal given to society by prosecution service is very worrisome

Peter Michalko: Signal given to society by prosecution service is very worrisome The EU’s Ambassador in Chisinau Peter Michalko said the signal that is given to society and that is noticed inside the prosecution service is very worrisome. In particular, he referred to the arrest of former chief of the Anticorruption Prosecutor’s Office Viorel Morari. According to the European official, it is very important that the launched investigations be continued,

The prosecutor must be in prison

The prosecutor must be in prison Прокурор из Прокуратуры по борьбе с организованной преступностью и особым делам Лилиан Бакалым Один из самых одиозных прокуроров режима Плахотнюка подал в отставку. Своим мнением на этот счёт на своей странице в соцсети поделился председатель праозащитной организации «Право на справедливость» Павел Григорчук. «Сегодня стало известно, что ушёл в отставку из органов прокуратуры Лилиан Бакалым, который вёл моё дело, а также дело Ренато

Moldova Faces ‘Existential’ Population Crisis

Moldova Faces ‘Existential’ Population Crisis With the worst demographic decline in Europe, Moldova is struggling to remain a ‘viable state’, says its foreign minister. From the Black Sea to the Adriatic, the issue of falling population numbers is a drama. In Moldova, it is a trauma. Since 1989, its population has shrunk by almost a third and in 15 years it may be only just over half of what it

The ambasador of USA at Chisinau, Dereck J.Hogan : «No one shall be above the law»

The ambasador of USA at Chisinau, Dereck J.Hogan : «No one shall be above the law» The ambasador of USA at Chisinau, Dereck J.Hogan Авторское мнение посла США в Республике Молдова Дерека Дж. Хогана: 13 января Государственный секретарь США санкционировал Владимира Плахотнюка за его причастность к серьезной коррупции, которая подорвала верховенство закона и нанесла серьезный ущерб независимости Молдовы и её демократическим институтам. Это был лишь последний пример твердой

Public Designation, Due to Involvement in Significant Corruption, of Former Moldovan Official Plahotniuc

Public Designation, Due to Involvement in Significant Corruption, of Former Moldovan Official Plahotniuc Today, I am designating former Moldovan official and oligarch Vladimir Plahotniuc due to his involvement in significant corruption. In his official capacity, Plahotniuc was involved in corrupt acts that undermined the rule of law and severely compromised the independence of democratic institutions in Moldova. This designation is made under Section 7031(c) of the Department of State, Foreign

Media NGOs seek investigation of actions to intimidate journalists

Media NGOs seek investigation of actions to intimidate journalists Media NGOs are concerned about the actions of anonymous individuals who intimidate journalists and their editorial offices and ask the Ministry of Internal Affairs to identify these individuals and sanction them in accordance with the law in force.  Thus, the director of the Center for Investigative Journalism of Moldova (CIJM), Cornelia Cozonac, received a letter in which she was intimidated and

The story of the rape of a prosecutor’s employee clearly shows the level of justice and the institution of state prosecution in Moldova

The story of the rape of a prosecutor’s employee clearly shows the level of justice and the institution of state prosecution in Moldova Известный гражданский активист, председатель правозащитной организации «Право на справедливость» Павел Григорчук прокомментировал появившуюся в СМИ информацию об изнасиловании сотрудницы антикоррупционной прокуратуры после новогоднего корпоратива. Сотрудница Антикоррупционной прокуратуры сообщила в полицию о том, что была изнасилована после новогодней корпоративной вечеринки. Эти сведения были подтверждены и источником в полиции.

Moldavian journalist Elena Levitskaya-Pakhomova entered into the Myrotvorets site’s base

Moldavian journalist Elena Levitskaya-Pakhomova entered into the Myrotvorets site's base" Известную молдавскую журналистку Елену Левицкую-Пахомову внесли в базу украинского интернет-сайта "Миротворец" с формулировкой - «антиукраинский пропагандист». В комментарии для портала Noi.md Елена Левицкая-Пахомова рассказала, что на протяжении последнего месяца ей поступали личные сообщения от незнакомых людей, угрожавших ей внесением в список «Миротворца», тем самым они намеревались заблокировать въезд на Украину. Журналист удивлена интересом к ней украинских активистов. «Я пытаюсь обходить