Archive - 9/2015



The Foreign Ministry held the first media briefing of acting Foreign Minister of the PMR Vitaly Ignatiev as a Political Representative of Pridnestrovie in the negotiation process.

The journalists were interested in the current situation in the relations with the Republic of Moldova, as well as the characteristics of the current stage of the negotiations in the “1+1” format. During the interview Vitaly Ignatiev also told about the priority areas of work of the Foreign Ministry, including in the negotiation process.



Since August 24, 2015 the Republic of Moldova banned the movement of the Pridnestrovian transport across the border between Ukraine and Moldova by the Order of the Head of the Border Police Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Advisor to the Chairperson of the Government of the PMR, Head of the expert group on the development of transport and road facilities Vladimir Trandasir spoke on the current situation in that sphere to the correspondent of the IA “Novosti Pridnestrovya”.



If you don’t hold your military actions, tomorrow I will have breakfast in Tiraspol, lunch in Chisinau and dinner in Bucharest – with those words general Lebied stopped Moldovan army in 1992 and de facto created a new country on the European map: Pridniestrovian Moldavian Republic, which officialy keeps close relationship with Russia and remains in their influence until today. Lebied threat was so powerful that resulted in ceasefire right on the next day. Situation has not changed over the last 20 years. 



Acting Foreign Minister of the PMR Vitaly Ignatiev had a meeting with Head of Cooperation Programmes with the Armed and Security Forces within the Regional Delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross for the Russian Federation, Belarus and Moldova Oleg Bondarenko.


The Foreign Ministry hosted a meeting between Acting Foreign Minister of the PMR Vitaly Ignatiev and Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Catalina Devandas Aguilar. Taking part in the meeting was also Minister of Health of the PMR Tatyana Skrypnik, Head of the Department of Education of the Ministry of Education of the PMR Natalya Soldatova and Director of the State Educational Institution “Special boarding school for children having impaired hearing” Valentina Vasilyeva.



Today, Deputy Prime Minister of the PMR for International Cooperation, Minister of Foreign Affairs Nina Shtanski had a meeting with Head of the OSCE Mission to Moldova Michael Scanlan at the PMR's MFA.



It is difficult to discuss such statements voiced by a high-ranking diplomat of the de jure European country. We are genuinely surprised at the multifaceted fantasy of Mr. Lazurca and we have learnt with interest about his alleged informal contacts. In this context, we believe that certain “signals” that Mr. Lazurca caught very likely could come from other civilizations, but not from Pridnestrovie.


A meeting of Representatives on Political Issues from Moldova and Pridnestrovie Nina Shtanski and Victor Osipov was held in the office of the OSCE Mission in Tiraspol today.


On her Facebook page the diplomat refuted the incorrect information published in the "Kommersant"

Deputy Prime Minister of the PMR for International Cooperation, Foreign Minister Nina Shtanski on her Facebook page commented Vladimir Solovyov’s article untitled “Unrecognized republic recognized failures” published by the “Kommersant”.


During today’s meeting of political representatives of Pridnestrovie and the Republic of Moldova Nina Shtanski and Victor Osipov the sides discussed the problem of politically motivated criminal cases against Pridnestrovians, as well as the deportation of guests of the republic and citizens of Pridnestrovie from the Kishinev airport.