Archive - 2021



Vitaly Ignatiev participates in the Pridnestrovie-Moldova-Russia: Topical Issues of Regional Security and Peacekeeping International Conference. The event arranged by the Institute for Social & Political Research and Regional Development and The Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund is held in Bendery.


The meeting of the PMR President Vadim Krasnoselsky with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Austria to the Republic of Moldova Stella Avallone took place in the Conference Room of the President’s Office. This is the first visit to Pridnestrovie paid by the diplomat in this position. However, she has already visited the republic before. Stella Avallone is familiar with the history of the negotiation process between Pridnestrovie and Moldova.


Today, the Pridnestrovian Foreign Ministry hosted a meeting of Minister Vitaly Ignatiev with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Austria to the Republic of Moldova Stella Avallone.

Welcoming the Austrian diplomat, Vitaly Ignatiev noted the good experience of interaction with Austria in the negotiation process between Pridnestrovie and the Republic of Moldova, including the Austrian OSCE Chairmanship in 2017.


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs noted a statement by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Relations, US Department of State, regarding court rulings related to several nationals of the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic.



The PMR's Foreign Ministry hosted a meeting between Foreign Minister Vitaly Ignatiev and Vitaly Yankovsky, the Head of the Official Representation of the Republic of South Ossetia in the PMR.

During the conversation, the diplomats substantively addressed the promising areas of work as part of Pridnestrovie-South Ossetia bilateral cooperation development. In particular, implementation of specific activities in line with the inter-ministerial interaction in the second half of this year was discussed.



The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the PMR Vitaly Ignatiev took part in a special scientific session of the Institute of CIS Countries at the invitation of Konstantin Zatulin, First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee on CIS Affairs, Eurasian Integration and Relations with Compatriots. The event was held to coincide with the 25th anniversary of the Institute.



The Ministry of Foreign Affairs took note of the biased media statements by the Official Representative of Moldova to the Council of Europe on the Romanian-language schools on the territory of Pridnestrovie.

In this regard, we draw the Moldovan official's attention to the fact that the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic is committed to an approach allowing its citizens to exercise their right to freely choose the language of instruction and get education in appropriate educational institutions.


As part of his working trip to Moscow, the PMR's Foreign Minister Vitaly Ignatiev met with Ambassador-at-Large of the Russian Foreign Ministry Vitaly Tryapitsyn.


Today, the PMR's Minister of Foreign Affairs Vitaly Ignatiev had a meeting with the Head of the OSCE Mission to Moldova Claus Neukirch via video link.



A regular meeting of expert (working) groups on education from Pridnestrovie and the Republic of Moldova was held today in a videoconference format.

The parties discussed the progress in implementing the protocol decisions in the field of education, signed in November 2017, noting the overall positive dynamics in this area. At the same time, the Moldovan side's attention was drawn to a number of remaining difficulties in using apostilled diplomas abroad.