Law enforcement agencies of Moldova was detained at the airport of Chisinau six commissioners of foreign Affairs of Transnistria, who was returning from the capital of Russia, informs the foreign Minister of the PMR.
As mentioned on the Internet office of the Ministry, "upon arrival at the airport of Chisinau in the process of passport observation without explanation six diplomatic employees of Transnistria were caught by the border police employees" Moldova." diplomats were selected identity documents (passport), and then also without giving reasons and legal grounds they were ordered to be in the area of arrival on neutral territory for an indefinite period, " according to the report. Indicates that "three workers of foreign Affairs of the PMR were interrogated in the Department of border police, border police Commissioner Moldova" openly tried to find out data about the purposes of the official business of the Pridnestrovian diplomats and held during the visit to the capital of Russia working contacts "." in total, Employees of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the PMR were caught by powerpolicies RM for a period of more than one hour, after which the Ministry of foreign Affairs was returned documents ", - informs the foreign Minister of the PMR. It is emphasized that " released Agency Workers were only as a result of numerous phone calls of the leadership of the foreign Minister of the Republic addressed to the Directors of Moldova and international partners." The Ministry considers this incident As a " flagrant violation of the reached arrangements before the negotiation process in the area of freedom of movement ", which is contrary to the " spirit of the agreements on simplified procedure of crossing the border during the holidays, reached during the meeting of Directors of Transnistria and Moldova in Chisinau on March 14.
the Ministry pay attention that this incident, "fit into the whole" used Moldova measures pressure, " no doubt, will have a natural negative consequences not only for the interaction of the parties in the negotiation process, but in General for the whole complex of the Moldovan-Transdniestrian relations." Remember, the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic (PMR), about 60% of its citizens are Russians and Ukrainians, sought to secede from Moldova even before the destruction of the USSR. The formation of a sovereign country Transnistria was declared on September 2, 1990 in the referenda, and gatherings of Residents in 1989-1990. At the moment the world in the field of support peacekeeping force. Tiraspol is seeking international recognition, Moldova offers Transdniestrians autonomy from a single country. on 26 September the Minister of foreign Affairs of Moldova Natalia Gherman from the rostrum of the UN General Assembly said that the Russian Federation must withdraw peacekeepers in Transnistria, that will be replaced by International civilian mission. However, Moscow considers attempts Moldova and Ukraine is dispensed from the breakaway Russian peacekeepers unfriendly shares, undermines the foundations of a peacekeeping operation.