Moldova

Pro-Russia candidate to win Moldova's historic presidential election

Pro-Russia candidate Igor Dodon on Sunday appeared likely to win Moldova's first direct presidential election in 20 years, with a 55-per-cent majority after nearly all the ballots had been counted...

Moldova's historic presidential runoff drawing more voters

The runoff vote on Sunday for Moldova's first presidential election in 20 years appeared set for a higher turnout than the initial vote two weeks ago, the Central Electoral Commission said.

Moldovans head to polls for runoff in historic presidential election

Moldovans headed to the polls on Sunday in a runoff vote for the first direct presidential election in 20 years, with the pro-Russia candidate seen as the likely victor over his pro-EU opponent....

Moldova's historical presidential race heads to runoff vote

Moldova's first direct presidential election in 20 years will have a runoff vote in two weeks between the top two candidates because neither has received a majority, state news agency Moldpres...

Moldova's historic presidential race heads towards likely runoff

Moldova's first direct presidential election in 20 years appeared likely heading towards a runoff vote as no candidate had a majority after 95 per cent of the ballots had been counted late Sunday...

Moldovans to vote in first direct election for president in 20 years

Moldovans were to vote Sunday in their first election for president in 20 years as the crisis-ridden former Soviet republic struggles to define its course between the European Union and Russia....

Ex-Soviet republic Moldova to vote for president in time of crisis

Moldovans will vote for their president for the first time in 20 years on Sunday as the former Soviet republic struggles to define its course between the European Union and Russia.

Thousands rally in Moldova to demand early elections

Thousands of protesters gathered in the capital of Moldova on Sunday to call for early elections and an end to the political influence of oligarchs in the poor Eastern European nation.

Thousands protest as pro-European cabinet takes power in Moldova

Thousands clashed with police Wednesday in Moldova as the nation's parliament approved a new pro-European prime minister and his cabinet, the TASS news agency reported.