The Economist: Moldova is still caught between Russia and the EU


An opinion expressed by Victoria Bucătaru the Executive Director of Foreign Policy Association/Asociația pentru Politica Externă APE, for The Economist in the context of the Moldovan Parliamentary elections, which took place on 24th February 2019.

“Victoria Bucataru, director of the Foreign Policy Association, says that the result means there is now a big chance that the Socialists and the Democratic Party will strike a deal on forming a grand coalition, though a Democrat-led minority government is also possible. If a grand coalition is formed, expect Moldovan politicians to duck and weave, seeking to extract the maximum political and economic benefit from both Russia and the EU.”

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