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  • Moldova: towards the EU, despite the war

    Henri JULLIEN*
    25/09/2023Moldova: towards the EU, despite the war
    More visible on the map of Europe since the accession to power of President Maia Sandu at the end of 2020 and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine at the beginning of 2022, Moldova is striving to draw closer to the European Union and resist the destabilizing effects of war. In addition to its European ambitions, demonstrated by the recognition on 23 June 2022 of its status as a candidate for membership, the country faces numerous challenges, both internal and external. In addition ...
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  • Entre le marteau russe et l’enclume roumaine

    François VILALDACH*
    01/04/1999Entre le marteau russe et l'enclume roumaine
    Coincée successivement entre l’empire russe (puis l’URSS) et la Roumanie, la Moldavie (ancienne Bessarabie), n’a cessé d’être le théâtre d’un vaste mouvement de troupes au cours des deux derniers siècles. Histoire d’une région qui fut très convoitée. Les premières traces d’occupation ...
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  • Between Russian hammer and Romanian anvil

    François VILALDACH*
    01/04/1999Between Russian hammer and Romanian anvil
    Sandwiched successively between the Russian Empire (then the USSR) and Romania, Moldavia (formerly Bessarabia) has been the scene of a vast movement of troops over the last two centuries. Here’s the story of a region that was once highly coveted. The ...
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