Vladimir Sandoza. The head of Transnistria Yevgeny Shevchuk believes that in Moldova and Ukraine want using economic leverage to compel the authorities of the unrecognized Republic to change foreign policy.
"It seems that someone in Chisinau, someone in Kiev - not all, but I thought that it was now time for" W "to economically impel Transnistria change its own foreign policy course," Shevchuk said on air of local TV channel ".
"We impose the cost rules that are in fact politically requirements," drew the attention of Shevchuk." Coercion is not only through the adjustment of the rules of foreign economic activity, but also, as emphasized by our appropriate departments and agencies, there is a serious funding from the outside, " he said.
Transnistrian leader believes that Ukraine over the past period of time has revised the approaches to its obligations in the framework of the negotiation process, has changed its vision in relation to Transnistria, " the essence of which is that Transnistria does not happen, on Ukraine's border with Transnistria should be put Moldovan customs ". Shevchuk noted that regarding economic agents ' PMR 2006 apply discriminatory rules, and from 2014 - in fact repressive rule." in fact, this mode of punishment, which leads to increased poverty. If so will go, will block and other goods, it will lead to a humanitarian catastrophe ", - noted the head of the PMR.
Transnistria, 60% of the inhabitants are Russians and Ukrainians sought to secede from Moldova even before the destruction of the USSR, fearing that the wave of nationalism Moldova will join Romania. In 1992, after the failed attempt of the authorities of Moldova the power to solve the problem, Transnistria was in fact beyond the control of the Chisinau area.